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Re: Did you hear who died?

Postby PKMKII on Tue Jul 03, 2012 12:14 pm

"How is it that hardly any major religion has looked at science and concluded, 'This is better than we thought! The Universe is much bigger than our prophets said, grander, more subtle, more elegant. God must be even greater than we dreamed'? Instead they say, 'No, no, no! My god is a little god, and I want him to stay that way.'" - Carl Sagan

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Re: Did you hear who died?

Postby Rainswept on Tue Jul 03, 2012 12:58 pm


:cry:

I hope he gets his own folksy stripper factory.
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Re: Did you hear who died?

Postby Mad Willyum Bonney on Tue Jul 03, 2012 2:33 pm

:cry: :cry: :cry:
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Re: Did you hear who died?

Postby black bart on Thu Jul 05, 2012 8:38 am

Eric Sykes aged 89. You may not have heard of him over the pond but he's a comedy legend here.
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Re: Did you hear who died?

Postby ET, the Extra Terrestrial on Mon Jul 09, 2012 1:08 am

"Mit der Dummheit kämpfen Götter selbst vergebens."
("Against stupidity, the gods themselves contend in vain.")
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Reality is that which, when you stop believing in it, doesn't go away.
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Re: Did you hear who died?

Postby black bart on Mon Jul 09, 2012 8:51 am

Bye Ernest...he only got the one Oscar for "Marty" in 1955 but he was always great.
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Re: Did you hear who died?

Postby Roy Hunter on Thu Jul 12, 2012 11:07 am

"I don't mean to sound bitter, cynical or cruel; but I am, so that's how it comes out." ~ Bill Hicks.
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Re: Did you hear who died?

Postby black bart on Fri Jul 13, 2012 5:58 am

:cry:
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Re: Did you hear who died?

Postby Roy Hunter on Mon Jul 16, 2012 5:27 pm

Deep Purple keyboard wiz Jon Lord, 71, cancer.

Motown's other bass player Bob Babbitt, 74, cancer.
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Re: Did you hear who died?

Postby black bart on Tue Jul 17, 2012 6:54 am

You got there before me again. Smoke on the Water jokes will no doubt follow.
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Re: Did you hear who died?

Postby PKMKII on Fri Jul 20, 2012 12:33 pm

"How is it that hardly any major religion has looked at science and concluded, 'This is better than we thought! The Universe is much bigger than our prophets said, grander, more subtle, more elegant. God must be even greater than we dreamed'? Instead they say, 'No, no, no! My god is a little god, and I want him to stay that way.'" - Carl Sagan

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Re: Did you hear who died?

Postby PKMKII on Mon Jul 23, 2012 7:50 pm

"How is it that hardly any major religion has looked at science and concluded, 'This is better than we thought! The Universe is much bigger than our prophets said, grander, more subtle, more elegant. God must be even greater than we dreamed'? Instead they say, 'No, no, no! My god is a little god, and I want him to stay that way.'" - Carl Sagan

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Re: Did you hear who died?

Postby PKMKII on Thu Jul 26, 2012 10:39 am

"How is it that hardly any major religion has looked at science and concluded, 'This is better than we thought! The Universe is much bigger than our prophets said, grander, more subtle, more elegant. God must be even greater than we dreamed'? Instead they say, 'No, no, no! My god is a little god, and I want him to stay that way.'" - Carl Sagan

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Re: Did you hear who died?

Postby PKMKII on Wed Aug 01, 2012 3:25 am

"How is it that hardly any major religion has looked at science and concluded, 'This is better than we thought! The Universe is much bigger than our prophets said, grander, more subtle, more elegant. God must be even greater than we dreamed'? Instead they say, 'No, no, no! My god is a little god, and I want him to stay that way.'" - Carl Sagan

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Re: Did you hear who died?

Postby Roland Deschain on Wed Aug 01, 2012 6:09 am

Holy FSM, Batman! This has been an incredibly bad month for the death of legends. So many great musicians and actors. :cry:
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