Randy Pausch RIP July 25, 2008 We Are Praying For Your Family, Randy Praying for Randy Pausch’s Family. Randy RIP 07.25.08 Here’s my humble attempt for a tribute to Randy and his family, filmed yesterday afternoon with our son (9). (scroll down for today’s 1st post, or next blog click here) By jeff noel Retired Disney Institute Keynote Speaker and Prolific Blogger. Five daily, differently-themed personal blogs (about life's 5 big choices) on five interconnected sites. View all of jeff noel's posts.