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Re: Death Notices
« Reply #525 on: January 28, 2010, 06:31:05 PM »
JD Salinger, author of Catcher In The Rye

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Re: Death Notices
« Reply #526 on: January 28, 2010, 06:55:58 PM »
Howard Zinn, Historian who Challenged Status Quo, Dies at 87

Howard Zinn, the Boston University historian and political activist who was an early opponent of US involvement in Vietnam, died of a heart attack today in Santa Monica, Calif, where he was traveling, his family said. He was 87.

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Re: Death Notices
« Reply #527 on: January 28, 2010, 07:26:21 PM »
Howard Zinn, Historian who Challenged Status Quo, Dies at 87

Howard Zinn, the Boston University historian and political activist who was an early opponent of US involvement in Vietnam, died of a heart attack today in Santa Monica, Calif, where he was traveling, his family said. He was 87.

Who will say it first?  ::)

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Re: Death Notices
« Reply #528 on: January 28, 2010, 07:27:33 PM »
Howard Zinn, Historian who Challenged Status Quo, Dies at 87

Howard Zinn, the Boston University historian and political activist who was an early opponent of US involvement in Vietnam, died of a heart attack today in Santa Monica, Calif, where he was traveling, his family said. He was 87.

Who will say it first?  ::)

Who won?
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Re: Death Notices
« Reply #529 on: January 28, 2010, 07:31:54 PM »
Howard Zinn, Historian who Challenged Status Quo, Dies at 87

Howard Zinn, the Boston University historian and political activist who was an early opponent of US involvement in Vietnam, died of a heart attack today in Santa Monica, Calif, where he was traveling, his family said. He was 87.

What did he challenge the Quo to?  headbanging competition?
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Re: Death Notices
« Reply #530 on: January 28, 2010, 07:32:12 PM »
Howard Zinn, Historian who Challenged Status Quo, Dies at 87

Howard Zinn, the Boston University historian and political activist who was an early opponent of US involvement in Vietnam, died of a heart attack today in Santa Monica, Calif, where he was traveling, his family said. He was 87.

Who will say it first?  ::)


Who won?

Great!! i had you backed at evens Muppet  8)   hard luck Gaffer...

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Re: Death Notices
« Reply #531 on: January 28, 2010, 08:22:22 PM »
My bet was on 5 Sams, he's very clever, you know.
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Re: Death Notices
« Reply #532 on: January 28, 2010, 08:31:54 PM »
Howard Zinn, Historian who Challenged Status Quo, Dies at 87

Howard Zinn, the Boston University historian and political activist who was an early opponent of US involvement in Vietnam, died of a heart attack today in Santa Monica, Calif, where he was traveling, his family said. He was 87.

Who will say it first?  ::)
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Re: Death Notices
« Reply #533 on: January 28, 2010, 09:01:08 PM »
JD Salinger, author of Catcher In The Rye

Great book.  RIP.
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Re: Death Notices
« Reply #534 on: January 28, 2010, 09:36:42 PM »

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Re: Death Notices
« Reply #535 on: January 28, 2010, 11:24:51 PM »
JD Salinger RIP

The Catcher in the Rye changed my life.

(not really, but did that make me sound cool?)
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Re: Death Notices
« Reply #536 on: January 28, 2010, 11:26:04 PM »
JD Salinger RIP

The Catcher in the Rye changed my life.

(not really, but did that make me sound cool?)

No.  :D

RIP JD Salinger.
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Re: Death Notices
« Reply #537 on: January 28, 2010, 11:29:48 PM »
JD Salinger RIP

The Catcher in the Rye changed my life.

(not really, but did that make me sound cool?)

Yes, yes it did. Really.

Especially if cool means sad up North.
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Re: Death Notices
« Reply #538 on: January 28, 2010, 11:30:04 PM »
JD Salinger, author of Catcher In The Rye

Great book.  RIP.

Don't want to be a spoilsport, but I do feel that the catcher in the rye was a most overrated book! Holden Caulfiled? What a boring life and if it wasn't for that eejit Chapman who shot J Lennon then the book would have died a death a very long time ago. I feel.

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Re: Death Notices
« Reply #539 on: February 02, 2010, 05:23:51 PM »
Dessie Slater well known GAA club referee died suddenly this morning. Age 63. Dungannon Clarkes man and referred three in  a row senior county finals 1991, '92 and '93.  RIP