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#501 Futtocks

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Posted 01 July 2013 - 03:08 PM

Actor Jim Kelly, best known for his role in 'Enter the Dragon', aged 67.

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#502 Severus

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Posted 01 July 2013 - 03:38 PM

Actor Jim Kelly, best known for his role in 'Enter the Dragon', aged 67.

 

I wonder if he was too busy looking good. RIP


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#503 Bedford Roughyed

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Posted 04 July 2013 - 01:00 PM

RIP Bernie Nolan, 52. 


With the best, thats a good bit of PR, though I would say the Bedford team, theres, like, you know, 13 blokes who can get together at the weekend to have a game together, which doesnt point to expansion of the game. Point, yeah go on!

#504 Futtocks

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Posted 04 July 2013 - 01:07 PM

Doug Engelbart, aged 88. He was the inventor of the computer mouse in 1967, but his 20-year patent ran out a few years before the mouse became a standard part of the computer interface.

A mind is like a parachute. It doesn’t work if it isn’t open. Frank Zappa (1940 - 1993)


#505 Futtocks

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Posted 12 July 2013 - 09:01 AM

The fifth James Bond actor to die.

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Posted 12 July 2013 - 09:52 AM

The fifth James Bond actor to die.

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#507 Bedford Roughyed

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Posted 12 July 2013 - 11:44 AM

RIP Alan Whicker, 87.


With the best, thats a good bit of PR, though I would say the Bedford team, theres, like, you know, 13 blokes who can get together at the weekend to have a game together, which doesnt point to expansion of the game. Point, yeah go on!

#508 Futtocks

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Posted 12 July 2013 - 11:45 AM

No official or linkable confirmation yet but I hear Alan Whicker has died, aged 87.

A mind is like a parachute. It doesn’t work if it isn’t open. Frank Zappa (1940 - 1993)


#509 Futtocks

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Posted 12 July 2013 - 11:46 AM

Snap!

A mind is like a parachute. It doesn’t work if it isn’t open. Frank Zappa (1940 - 1993)


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Posted 12 July 2013 - 11:57 AM

http://www.bbc.co.uk...t-arts-23287351

 

Whicker

 

 

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Posted 15 July 2013 - 09:52 AM

Amar Bose. Whether you consider him a genius or just an aggressive huckster, he's still a significant (if divisive) figure in his field.

A mind is like a parachute. It doesn’t work if it isn’t open. Frank Zappa (1940 - 1993)


#512 gingerjon

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Posted 15 July 2013 - 10:33 AM

Cory Monteith, 31.

 

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#513 Johnoco

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Posted 15 July 2013 - 10:40 AM

Amar Bose. Whether you consider him a genius or just an aggressive huckster, he's still a significant (if divisive) figure in his field.

I am a very very very very very big Bose fan. I am sorry to hear that.

#514 Wolford6

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Posted 15 July 2013 - 11:16 AM

Many of the speakers for top bands and festivals were (and I presume still are) are made by the Bose factory in Batley.


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Posted 18 July 2013 - 08:24 AM

Todd Bennett.  Remember watching him,  in the 4*400m at the Commonwealths and Olympics

 

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Posted 18 July 2013 - 08:51 AM

Todd Bennett.  Remember watching him,  in the 4*400m at the Commonwealths and Olympics

Really good runner. Very sad news.

A mind is like a parachute. It doesn’t work if it isn’t open. Frank Zappa (1940 - 1993)


#517 Futtocks

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Posted 19 July 2013 - 12:35 PM

Bert Trautmann. :(


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Posted 19 July 2013 - 06:07 PM

 

When I was seven and started supporting City, Bert was still the goalkeeper. A childhood hero. My dad always reckoned he was the only reason they used to play "Football League XI" international games, so Bert could represent 'England'. Probably not the only reason, but a good one, nonetheless. Thanks for the memories, Bert.


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Posted 20 July 2013 - 02:00 PM

Mel Smith :(


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#520 Johnoco

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Posted 20 July 2013 - 03:18 PM

Mel Smith :(

Gutted to hear this. Loved NTNON and ASAJ.




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