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  1. #731
    NY former mayor Ed Koch, 88 years. If you grew up in the '80s, this guy was a staple of tv news, he was funny and goofy and a little off, all while endlessly fighting for what he believed was best for the people of his city. He woke up yesterday with chest pains, turned out to be congestive heart failure which means fluid buildup in the pleural cavity around the lungs strangled the heart's ability to pump.
    Darth Vader is becoming the Mickey Mouse of Star Wars.

    "We named the dog 'Chewbacca'!"
    The use of a lightsaber does not make one a Jedi, it is the ability to not use it.

  2. #732
    Quote Originally Posted by JediTricks View Post
    NY former mayor Ed Koch, 88 years. If you grew up in the '80s, this guy was a staple of tv news, he was funny and goofy and a little off, all while endlessly fighting for what he believed was best for the people of his city.
    He is probably more remembered by anyone who grew up later than the '80s as Judge Joseph Wapner's replacement for the revival of The People's Court, a role later filled by Judge Jerry Sheindlin and now Marilyn Milian.
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  3. #733
    Since he's a "local boy makes good" example, Grosse Pointe Blank screenwriter Tom Jankiewicz, at 49.
    "May the 4th be with you?" "Why yes, thank you for asking."

  4. #734
    Andre Cassagnes, 86.

    Inventor of the Etch A Sketch.
    ¡Que la fuerza te acompañe!

  5. #735
    Lavonne "Pepper" Paire-Davis. Who was Mrs. Paire-Davis you ask? Well she was (part of the) inspiration for Gena Davis's character in A League of Their Own.

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  6. #736
    News is reporting that LA Lakers owner Jerry Buss has died at 79.
    "May the 4th be with you?" "Why yes, thank you for asking."

  7. #737
    The only current or former Surgeon General I know by name: C. Everett Koop, at 96.
    "May the 4th be with you?" "Why yes, thank you for asking."

  8. #738
    One Day at a Time actress Bonnie Franklin, at 69, of cancer.
    "May the 4th be with you?" "Why yes, thank you for asking."

  9. #739
    Goodbye, M. S. Romano.

    I was surprised to learn she was nearly 70, I thought she was younger when she took on that series. Dunno why, it was 1975 and she had 2 nearly-grown daughters.
    Darth Vader is becoming the Mickey Mouse of Star Wars.

    "We named the dog 'Chewbacca'!"
    The use of a lightsaber does not make one a Jedi, it is the ability to not use it.

  10. #740
    Hugo Chavez just kicked the bucket.
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