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‘Joachim Ronneberg: Norwegian who stopped Nazis’ nuclear plans dies’…

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/av/world-europe-45946014/joachim-ronneberg-norwegian-who-stopped-nazis-nuclear-plans-dies

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https://inews.co.uk/news/joachim-ronneberg-nazi-nuclear-wepaons-sabotage-hero-dies/
 

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I love Green Bean Casserole. One of the best parts of Thanksgiving dinner. I read where her original recipe card is in the Inventors Hall Of Fame. A pretty impressive thing to come up with a meal idea that’s a staple on millions of tables on Thanksgiving.

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You’re killing me, Smalls.

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Just read it a few moments ago. A huge loss for me. I watch 2001 in its entirety two or three times a year and listen to full audio rips probably ten times a year. The soundtrack is nearly a weekly listen in my music world.

RIP, sir.

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Excelsior, Mr. Lee.

It goes without saying that if Stan had not been persuaded that a little movie called Star Wars would make for a great comic book, Marvel as we know it might not exist today.

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DuracellEnergizer said:

SilverWook said:

It goes without saying that if Stan had not been persuaded that a little movie called Star Wars would make for a great comic book, Marvel as we know it might not exist today.

That’s a good thing?

Marvel was struggling a bit in the late ‘70’s. The industry was in a slump overall. Star Wars’ amazing success led to a ton of books being sold and not just SW. It’s no coincidence other Marvel books had swashbuckling space characters and spacefaring storylines around that time.

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SilverWook said:

DuracellEnergizer said:

SilverWook said:

It goes without saying that if Stan had not been persuaded that a little movie called Star Wars would make for a great comic book, Marvel as we know it might not exist today.

That’s a good thing?

Marvel was struggling a bit in the late ‘70’s. The industry was in a slump overall. Star Wars’ amazing success led to a ton of books being sold and not just SW. It’s no coincidence other Marvel books had swashbuckling space characters and spacefaring storylines around that time.

Yeah, I know all that. I was just making a cynical jab at modern Marvel.

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I will say a mourner’s Kaddish for him on Friday at my services.

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Nicolas Roeg has passed away

Working on many edits, may take many years to complete…

Also known as Mr. Jung.

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‘Bernardo Bertolucci, Last Tango in Paris director (and The Last Emperor, Stealing Beauty, & The Conformist), dies aged 77’…

https://www.theguardian.com/film/2018/nov/26/bernardo-bertolucci-last-tango-in-paris-director-dies-aged-77

An obituary here - https://www.theguardian.com/film/2018/nov/26/bernardo-bertolucci-obituary

 

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Harry Leslie Smith dead: ‘World’s oldest rebel’ dies aged 95 after long fight for the poor’…

https://www.mirror.co.uk/news/politics/harry-leslie-smith-dead-worlds-13624746?clearcache=1

https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2018/nov/28/harry-leslie-smith-dies-aged-95?
 

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George W. Bush has passed away

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TCM Remembers 2018.
https://youtu.be/7ewT7_NrGwM
Every year there are actors whose passing I don’t find out about until I see them in this.

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