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Old 01-25-2019, 01:25 AM
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Ernie Banks, the first Black player for the Chicago Cubs, died last Friday. He was 83.
Banks died in 2015
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Morgyn should lose 4 points for that.
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Old 01-25-2019, 09:27 AM
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Well, hell. I know better than to not check the date.

And, eschereal, it don't matter to me. I don't play, I just throw in reports when I see them. Should have known if it wasn't already here that there might be a problem!
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Old 01-25-2019, 11:17 AM
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Ernie Banks, the first Black player for the Chicago Cubs, died last Friday. He was 83.
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Banks died in 2015
Let's die two!
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Celebrity chef Fatima Ali dead at 29. 71 points for several people.

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Celebrity chef Fatima Ali dead at 29. 71 points for several people.

https://m.eonline.com/news/1008504/t...-cancer-battle
Wow, my highest point score of all time, I think. And earliest in the year I've ever had as well.
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Old 01-25-2019, 07:08 PM
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Almost a whole week as King. That's not bad, but boy howdy, how can I compete with a multi-71 pointer?
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Celebrity chef Fatima Ali dead at 29. 71 points for several people.
Fifteen of us, according to Baker.

I'm not proud. I'll happily share the lead with 14 of my fellow players.
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Old 01-26-2019, 11:38 AM
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http://http://www.brooklynvegan.com/tags/bruce-corbitt/Bruce Corbitt[/URL] vocalist for Warbeast and Rigor Mortis has died.

Crap. Looking at my notes, I had him listed with a *star* as a definite pick this year, but somehow missed it when submitting my list because of rushing to get it in before going to work. Crap.

Not volunteering to work it next yea

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[QUOTE=CAMJAY77;21454533]http://http://www.brooklynvegan.com/tags/bruce-corbitt/Bruce Corbitt[/URL] vocalist for Warbeast and Rigor Mortis has died.

Crap. Looking at my notes, I had him listed with a *star* as a definite pick this year, but somehow missed it when submitting my list because of rushing to get it in before going to work. Crap.

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http://http://www.brooklynvegan.com/tags/bruce-corbitt/Bruce Corbitt[/URL] vocalist for Warbeast and Rigor Mortis has died.
So he's in Rigor Mortis once again, then.
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First time I've ever been in first place. I don't expect I'll be in this position for very long.
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James Ingram died. Just once.

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http://http://www.brooklynvegan.com/tags/bruce-corbitt/Bruce Corbitt[/URL] vocalist for Warbeast and Rigor Mortis has died.
Bummer; Warbeast are a pretty ddamned good thrash band; I hope the guys continue, even if they decide to do so under a new moniker.
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Singer James Ingram died. Rumors are he died just once.

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Old 01-30-2019, 08:48 AM
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Was able to import the *Scorekeeper into Google Docs (Sheets). If anyone wants access, all you need is a (free) Google account and to PM me your email address so I can share.

*Scorekeeper allows you to view standings... Excel version allows you to input celebrity deaths and see the standings. Online version is read-only.
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So slow
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Dick Miller died. I removed him from my 2019 list after having him in 2018.

10 points.
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British comedian Jeremy Hardy has succumbed to cancer. He was best known as a regular panellist on the BBC radio show The News Quiz, but he also appeared a few times in the early series of QI (and a small guest role on an episode of Blackadder). He was 57.
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Andrew McGahan dies at 48 points https://www.theguardian.com/books/20...h-dies-aged-52

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CAMJAY77 takes the lead!

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Still in the top 20! (does happy dance) [Oh, only the top 18 places have points? Slinks off...]
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Wiki is saying that Julia Adams from The Creature from rhe Black Lagoon has died at 92. But I cannot find confirmation.
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As I type this it is not on IMDB yet either.
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Hollywood Reporter is reporting it now, and it looks like her Wikipedia and IMDB pages have been updated.
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Actor Kristoff St John hath shuttled off the mortal coil. He leaves behind family, friends, and 48 points.
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Looks like Registered at Last gets a bunch of points.

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In addition to John Cocksy Cocks, a local guy (and hero to many, he was a former prominent member of parliament) Paul Dewar has passed away due to brain cancer. He was 56. He lived his final year and half the same way he lived his whole life: with courage, dignity and a determination to leave the world a better place. He will be missed.

And another bunch of points for me.
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Frank Robinson, MVP in both leagues, manager of Nats, O's, and other teams, dies at 83.
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In addition to John Cocksy Cocks, a local guy (and hero to many, he was a former prominent member of parliament) Paul Dewar has passed away due to brain cancer. He was 56. He lived his final year and half the same way he lived his whole life: with courage, dignity and a determination to leave the world a better place. He will be missed.

And another bunch of points for me.
Aaaaand also for CAMJAY77!


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One of the best ever. RIP Frank.
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One of the best ever. RIP Frank.
Yep, when he clinched the '66 World Series win with a home run(the only run that day) off Don Drysdale in game four, he also clinched a lifelong love of baseball for this nine year old Orioles fan.
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John Dingell Jr., congressman from Michigan for 59 years, dead at 92.
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John Dingell Jr., congressman from Michigan for 59 years, dead at 92.
One of my friends met him and posted about a time that Dingell showed up at an event with a big box of donuts. Saw my friend near the Republicans and said, "Hey, you aren't one of ours, are you?" My friend said, "Uh, No."

Dingell said, "Ah, I respect your hard work. Have a donut."

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Albert Finney died, @ 18 points.

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I can hear Finney bellowing Why do I smell wet dog? in the movie version of Annie.
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This one's on me. I had him on my main Death Pool list for several years in a row, and just this year moved him to "alternate" status. My apologies to Mr. Finney's family and friends.
But it would appear that I owe you my thanks.

Death pool list idea for next year: celebs who've been demoted to alternate status after several years on someone's list.
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