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Old Mar 22nd 2010, 11:09 pm
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Default Harry Carpenter dead

http://www.guardian.co.uk/sport/2010...er-dies-boxing

sad , great commentator IMO

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Old Mar 22nd 2010, 11:16 pm
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Originally Posted by ray1968 View Post
Have to agree there. Knowledgeable, professional, no-nonsense commentary - not many of that breed left.

R.I.P.
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Old Mar 23rd 2010, 2:26 pm
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One of the last of a breed...R.I.P
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Old Mar 24th 2010, 7:58 pm
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definitely a great commentator .. RIP Harry - Boxing just wont b the same !
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Old Mar 24th 2010, 9:03 pm
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One of the last of a breed...R.I.P
How can he be "one of the last"? Hes either the last one or he's not.

You blithering idiot.
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Old Mar 24th 2010, 11:25 pm
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Originally Posted by Optimus Prime View Post
How can he be "one of the last"? Hes either the last one or he's not.

You blithering idiot.


That reminds me of a quote by Brian Clough - "I wouldn't say I was the best manager in the business. But I was in the top one."
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Old Mar 25th 2010, 6:06 pm
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Sad news indeed...the new breed of commentators just don't seem to have what it takes ....
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Old Mar 26th 2010, 3:48 am
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Has anyone told Frank yet?
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Old Mar 28th 2010, 4:27 pm
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I am devistated
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Old Mar 29th 2010, 9:53 am
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How can he be "one of the last"? Hes either the last one or he's not.

You blithering idiot.
I just googled "one of the last". I got 3,080,000 returns. Lots of blithering idiots out there, hey?
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Originally Posted by Optimus Prime View Post
How can he be "one of the last"? Hes either the last one or he's not.

You blithering idiot.
That's actually not right. One can be 'one of the last' in that they are a member of the group of those who are the last.
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RIP "Know what I mean, Harry".
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RIP "Know what I mean, Harry".
"Arry"

He was a good un
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I just googled "one of the last". I got 3,080,000 returns. Lots of blithering idiots out there, hey?
and as if by magic....one appeared.

Originally Posted by DeanUK2US View Post
That's actually not right. One can be 'one of the last' in that they are a member of the group of those who are the last.
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