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Thanks to Whitefork (if indeed that IS h/is/er name) for the elegant thread title for this, the final resting place of those whose demise we would have picked if there were anyting to the idea of precognition.

Dennis Farina ... who played a cop serialy (a clever play on words to keep our resident idiots wondering)
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Now, if anyone has Keith Richards and he snuffs it he won't be caught in the tumbreling but merely - dies.
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Clint Eastwood
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jacks wrote:Clint Eastwood
But he's not dead.
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ed wrote:
jacks wrote:Clint Eastwood
But he's not dead.
Coming soon.
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jacks wrote:
ed wrote:
jacks wrote:Clint Eastwood
But he's not dead.
Coming soon.
No no no

Thats for the bloody Dead Pool. This is for the dead guys that we missed "Missed Opportunity" get it?
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Lindy Boggs.
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Harry Byrd
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Eileen Brennan -- dead at 80. She gave Private Benjamin fits.

http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/news/a ... ies-595503

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KAAAANNNNNNGGGGGGG!!!

Sorry, wrong Klingon.

Anyway, Kang died. He was 91 (actor Michael Ansara, who played Kang the Klingon on OST and others).

http://variety.com/2013/tv/news/michael ... 200573026/

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He was married to...

http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/news/a ... mgm-564112

Damn Klingons get all the babes.
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Surely you mean Barbara Eden?
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Add actress Karen Black, age 74, from Easy Rider and Five Easy Pieces, among many other films.

http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-207_162-575 ... ead-at-74/

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Eydie Gorme
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Elmore Leonard, age 87, died today.

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Penis van lesbian barely escapes jaguar inferno
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removing stupid double post.
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heard you the first time
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Looks like nobody had Neil Armstrong.
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Julie Harris

<shame on us>
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Sir David Frost.

http://www.trbimg.com/img-52232881/turb ... 100309/600

(He's the one on the left)
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really obscure smart guy dies

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http://www.washingtonpost.com/national/ ... story.html
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Scott Carpenter
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I knew it.It's me ..again

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Bum Phillips, Colorful Football Coach, Dies at 90
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/20/sport ... 90.html?hp

According to the article, they called him "Bum" because of his sexual proclivities.
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Thomas S. Foley, a courtly congressman from Washington State who as speaker of the House sought to still the chamber’s rising tide of partisan combat before it swept the Democratic majority, and Mr. Foley himself, out of office in 1994, died on Friday at his home in Washington, D.C. He was 84.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/19/us/po ... .html?_r=0
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Is that "Bum" Foley?
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ed wrote:Is that "Bum" Foley?
Yes, Foley was a "Bum".
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Marcia Wallace.
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Aw, no more Edna Krabappel. Who's gonna teach Bart now? I wonder how they'll write her out.

Also, no one to answer Bob's phone. No more "Hi, Bob."

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Holy shit. Lou Reed died.

http://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/ ... 1-20131027

http://assets-s3.rollingstone.com/asset ... 893963.jpg

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Just heard
Liver transplant last year
Black angel's death song
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Just heard
Liver transplant last year
Black angel's death song
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I only know 1 Lou Reed song. You can probably guess what it is. I like the song a lot though.
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Damn. I missed this. Lou? Dead? I hardly knew you.

[video][/video]

He really deserves his own thread. but i'm lazy.

You can hear a lot of Billy Joel in that sax at the end.

anywho, great tribute payed by the best of his particular musical click; iggy pop, david bowie, etc.

miley cyrus is quoted in several articles saying she so sad she can't even tweet about it. Hell, she may even know who he is. her dad may know him, but they're certainly in different clicks.

But she wants us to know she cares, so cool
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Rob Lister wrote: He really deserves his own thread. but i'm lazy.
Yes, you are. I started one for him yesterday in Humanities if you want to pay your respects there.

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Rob Lister wrote:Damn. I missed this. Lou? Dead? I hardly knew you.

[video][/video]

He really deserves his own thread. but i'm lazy.

You can hear a lot of Billy Joel in that sax at the end.

anywho, great tribute payed by the best of his particular musical click; iggy pop, david bowie, etc.

miley cyrus is quoted in several articles saying she so sad she can't even tweet about it. Hell, she may even know who he is. her dad may know him, but they're certainly in different clicks.

But she wants us to know she cares, so cool
You must have meant 'clique'.
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hammegk wrote:
Rob Lister wrote:Damn. I missed this. Lou? Dead? I hardly knew you.

[video][/video]

He really deserves his own thread. but i'm lazy.

You can hear a lot of Billy Joel in that sax at the end.

anywho, great tribute payed by the best of his particular musical click; iggy pop, david bowie, etc.

miley cyrus is quoted in several articles saying she so sad she can't even tweet about it. Hell, she may even know who he is. her dad may know him, but they're certainly in different clicks.

But she wants us to know she cares, so cool
You must have meant 'clique'.
My spellchecker changed it.
No, that's the british spelling
I wrote click and that's what i meant.
shut, faggot.
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Cool Hand wrote:
Rob Lister wrote: He really deserves his own thread. but i'm lazy.
Yes, you are. I started one for him yesterday in Humanities if you want to pay your respects there.

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Sorry. I've got you on ignore for usurping my NSA thread.

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Rob Lister wrote:
hammegk wrote:
Rob Lister wrote:Damn. I missed this. Lou? Dead? I hardly knew you.

[video][/video]

He really deserves his own thread. but i'm lazy.

You can hear a lot of Billy Joel in that sax at the end.

anywho, great tribute payed by the best of his particular musical click; iggy pop, david bowie, etc.

miley cyrus is quoted in several articles saying she so sad she can't even tweet about it. Hell, she may even know who he is. her dad may know him, but they're certainly in different clicks.

But she wants us to know she cares, so cool
You must have meant 'clique'.
My spellchecker changed it.
No, that's the british spelling
I wrote click and that's what i meant.
shut, faggot.
No, that's the real, actual spelling. Ed only knows what 'click' might mean.

ps. Fuck yourself with whatever would hurt the most.