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Old Oct 12th 2020, 9:27 pm
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Roberta McCain died. Mother of the late Senator John McCain in the US. She outlived a son and daughter.

https://www.cnn.com/2020/10/12/polit...ies/index.html
Holy moly, 108!
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Old Oct 13th 2020, 5:25 am
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Holy moly, 108!
Not a number most humans ever reach, that's for sure.

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Old Oct 21st 2020, 9:42 am
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Spencer Davis, foiunder of the Spencer davis Group has died at the age of 81. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spencer_Davis
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Old Oct 21st 2020, 10:52 am
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Spencer Davis, foiunder of the Spencer davis Group has died at the age of 81. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spencer_Davis
I only realized yesterday that he wrote "Gimme some loving" when he was only 15.
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Old Oct 21st 2020, 1:58 pm
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I only realized yesterday that he wrote "Gimme some loving" when he was only 15.
And I'd always thought he was actually from Birmingham, as that was where the band was based; had no idea he was Welsh. Or that he'd dated Christine Perfect before she met John McVie!
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Old Oct 22nd 2020, 12:12 am
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James Randi
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Old Oct 22nd 2020, 12:14 am
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I've watched videos of his this evening, I have not seen before, this one has made me quite emotional, him talking about quackery and legal-fraud, mostly on the monster that is Peter Popoff
http://​​​​​​​https://www.youtube.co..._channel=NECSS

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Old Oct 24th 2020, 4:23 pm
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Jerry Jeff Walker https://www.rollingstone.com/music/m...tuary-1080617/

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Old Oct 25th 2020, 9:53 pm
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Blast from the past for me...Frank Bough, former Grandstand host, dies age 87.

https://www.bbc.com/news/entertainment-arts-54684374
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Frank Bough aged 87 Bresented of BBC Breakfast, Grandstand and the original presenter of the programme that evolved into Look North
He died in a Care Home last Wednesday, cause not known. He left the BBC in 1988 when his career was ended by scandal.
https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-26063499
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One of the greats.

A sign of the times. Imagine such a pose now.



Bough with two of his Breakfast Time co-presenters, Debbie Rix (left) and Selina Scott
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One of the greats.

A sign of the times. Imagine such a pose now.



Bough with two of his Breakfast Time co-presenters, Debbie Rix (left) and Selina Scott


Not to mention that I believe his career was ended due to cocaine use and prostitutes. Practically a qualification for high office now.
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Old Oct 26th 2020, 11:46 am
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Johnny Leeze, Coronation st & Emmerdale star of the small screen. Very funny man in person, He used to drink in my local.
https://www.mirror.co.uk/3am/celebri...rdale-22903900
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Bobby Ball dies of the virus:
https://www.theguardian.com/tv-and-r...tive-for-covid
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JJ.Williams, legendary Welsh Rugby player at 72. He also represented Wales as a sprinter in the Commonwealth Games.
https://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/rugby-union/54571230
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