That’s a good one too. I’l go with that. Thank you, Little Nemo, for that great suggestion.
For it, I award you [del]one bonus pre-point for this game[/del]…Hah, just kidding. Don’t worry, I’m not going to start abusing my DeathMaster powers already. I award you: My sincere thanks.
Gord Downie, Canadian musician
Tommy Chong, American comedian
Leah Bracknell, British actress
Tom Brokaw, American journalist
AA Gill, British writer
Jill Gascoine, British actress
Jim McMahon, American athlete
Goldie Hawn, American actress
Colin Butts, British author
Kanye West, American musician
Valerie Harper, American actress
Steve Gleason, American athlete
Fernando Ricksen, Dutch athlete
This list is simply a list of celebs that I know are old and / or sick. I’m not good at “themed” lists, but if I play next year I’ll try to come up with something better.
George H. W. Bush
And in case one a couple kick the bucket 'twixt now and Dec 31, my alternates are:
I’m not looking forward to reading any of these obits. It remains to be seen how prophetic I am since I have no history to use as a benchmark.
I’ve played on a few similar sites before, I’ll give this a try:
John J. Benoit
A A Gill
Stefán Karl Stefánsson
Subs (in this order):
Getting a placeholder in on the first page. Damn rappers were healthy this past year.
I’ve threatened this for a few years - Rappers who (could) die young.
Probably a lot of uniques. I’ll be back with real names.
Waka Flocka Flame
Ty Dolla Sign
Good catch, thank you. Yes, Joseph Ratzinger, the Sarah Palin of Popes. Just in case Idle Thoughts really was confused. I don’t want to miss those sweet, sweet points should the Pope Emeritus decide that it’s time to inspect heaven first-hand.