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Old Jan 25th 2017, 7:01 pm
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Mary Tyler Moore, 80

Mary Tyler Moore dead at age of 80 - NY Daily News
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Old Jan 25th 2017, 9:22 pm
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I loved that show.
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Old Jan 25th 2017, 10:18 pm
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I loved that show.
Me too - I guess we're showing our age by admitting to watching it! I also really enjoyed her role in "Ordinary People" - one of my favorite movies.
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Old Jan 26th 2017, 1:24 am
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Me too - I guess we're showing our age by admitting to watching it! I also really enjoyed her role in "Ordinary People" - one of my favorite movies.
Mine too. It was such a different role for her after years of sitcoms.
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Old Jan 28th 2017, 12:56 am
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John Hurt, Alien and Harry Potter actor, dies aged 77 | Daily Mail Online

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So sad. He was wonderful in "The Elephant Man" and the flamboyant gay 'queen' in "The Naked Civil Servant" (which was indeed quite shocking to be on television in its day, when to be gay was still kept in the closet)

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Old Jan 28th 2017, 1:13 am
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Now that is sad.
Hang on. I'm reading things saying it's a hoax?

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Now that is sad.
Hang on. I'm reading things saying it's a hoax?
No, it's on the Beeb.

Sir John Hurt: Bafta-winning actor dies aged 77 - BBC News
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Old Jan 28th 2017, 2:27 am
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Yeah, had just seen it. If the Beeb says it's true...
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That clip is all I had in mind the latter point of both pregnancies
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He was also an integral part of the TV series 'Merlin' although never seen, he was the voice of The Dragon'.
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Tam Dalyell, labour MP for over 40 years and the scourge of both Labour and Conservatives MP, aged 84.
His actual name was Sit Thomas Dalyell of the Binns.

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He was also an integral part of the TV series 'Merlin' although never seen, he was the voice of The Dragon'.
That was a fun, if a bit dorky of a show.
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Brunhilde Pomsel, an ex secretary to Joseph Goebbels at the age of 106, probably the last person alive who knew the Nazi leaders.

https://uk.yahoo.com/news/nazi-propa...054008632.html
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