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Old Sep 11th 2020, 12:15 am
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Boxer Alan Minter age 69 of cancer.

https://www.bbc.com/sport/boxing/54107864

Boom boom.
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Old Sep 11th 2020, 5:56 pm
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Old Sep 12th 2020, 2:18 pm
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Toots Hibbert.

Pressure dropped on him

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Toots Hibbert.

Pressure dropped on him
Always loved his music. "Pressure Drop" was one of those songs that made you immediately jump up and head for the dance floor, just as a Sam and Dave number would!
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Always loved his music. "Pressure Drop" was one of those songs that made you immediately jump up and head for the dance floor, just as a Sam and Dave number would!
The reggae sound always makes me think of sunny and a bit grimy London streets in the summer. Pure nostalgia.
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The reggae sound always makes me think of sunny and a bit grimy London streets in the summer. Pure nostalgia.
For me it brings the memory of dancing round the handbags with my friends at the discos in Bradford!
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For me it brings the memory of dancing round the handbags with my friends at the discos in Bradford!

Photo needed...
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Photo needed...

How I wish I could oblige! That era of my life is so undocumented -- we just didn't take many photos in pre-cell days.
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How I wish I could oblige! That era of my life is so undocumented -- we just didn't take many photos in pre-cell days.
Yep. I would love to have had some of that era as well.
Well, maybe!!
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How I wish I could oblige! That era of my life is so undocumented -- we just didn't take many photos in pre-cell days.
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Yep. I would love to have had some of that era as well.
Well, maybe!!
Yeah, on the whole probably for the best that we couldn't. It was an, er, experimental era.
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Are we allowed to say "Shere Hite" or is that a bit rude?

I think she had something to do with studying blood pressure, particularly in middle-aged males.
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Are we allowed to say "Shere Hite" or is that a bit rude?

I think she had something to do with studying blood pressure, particularly in middle-aged males.
This study?
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Also Sir Terence Conran https://www.bbc.com/news/uk-54131297
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She tried, but she couldn't hold on any longer. RIP, Judge Ruth Bader Ginsburg.


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