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    Michael Bond, creator of Paddington Bear - gone to that deepest, darkest Peru from which there is no return.

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    Film critic and journalist, Barry Norman https://www.theguardian.com/film/201...y-man-tributes
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    George A Romero, director and Zombie auteur. Rest in peace. (Obviously.)

    So many ho-hum zombie films it's easy to forget that Romero had layer upon layer of social commentary in his work.

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    No mention of Tommy Carberry, the former national hunt jockey who died last Wednesday
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    Quote Originally Posted by OwlsFan View Post
    No mention of Tommy Carberry, the former national hunt jockey who died last Wednesday
    Tommy Carberry, the former national hunt jockey, passed away last Wednesday....
    Did you ever notice that in every painting of Adam & Eve, they have belly buttons. Think about that...take as long as you want.

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    Actor Martin Landau who I remember from Mission Impossible.

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    Chester Bennington, singer of Linkin Park, age 41. Suicide.

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    Hangs himself on the day of his friend Chris Cornells birthday, not that long after signing at Cornells funeral.

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    Quote Originally Posted by the 12 th man View Post
    I remember him more for being the crooked cop in the Sopranos - played the role well.
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    Deborah Watling who used to be Doctor Who's assistant when the world was black and white http://www.scotsman.com/news/obituar...nion-1-4514391
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    Playwrite and actor Sam Shepard. Great in brief role as Dolly Parton's husband in "Steel Magnolias." Also in Black Hawk Down, etc.

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    Golfer David Feherty's son OD's on his 29th birthday.

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    One that was missed.
    Waldir Peres. Goalkeeper on that great 1982 Brazil WC finals team.
    Socrates predeceased him from that team.

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    One of our own passed away. The Bear, John Dowling, who would have been here around the time of Green Tribe and Babysis, passed away, announced on YBIG FB page.
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    The great Glen Campbell has died

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    Obligatory.

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    Quote Originally Posted by cfdh_edmundo View Post
    The great Glen Campbell has died
    Tom Dunne did a tribute show to him on Wednesday night. I would certainly recommend podcasting it. It was great.
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    Thanks, I'll look that up!
    "You have to be fair in football - you have to be honest and well done to you if you've won, but you have to win in a good way." T. Henry, Stade de France, Arsenal 1 - 2 Barcelona, 16-05-2006.

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    Stalwart of Hall's Pictorial Weekly and the Miah in Cha and Miah, actor Michael Twomey.

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