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    Re: Rest In Peace.

    Jazz great Dave Brubeck has passed away at the age of 91. RIP Mr. Dave.

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    Dave Brubeck?

    Wow.

    We've lost a great one.

    RIP, Dave.
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    2 disturbing deaths this morning.

    Ravi Shankar, sitar player & George Harrison teacher, has passed away at the age of 92.

    And Reinhold Weege, creator of Night Court has also passed away.

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    All over the entertaiment news they are saying that the Beatles discovered Ravi Shankar. Well, no. I knew about him before the Beatles got cozy with him. Many in the 60's did.

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    No, they didn't discover him, but they did introduce him to the larger public.
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    I never haerd of Ravi Shankar until the Beatles.
    I still find it hard to believe that Norah Jones is his daughter.
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    Quote Originally Posted by norealityhere View Post
    I still find it hard to believe that Norah Jones is his daughter.
    What??? <Insert bug eyes here> I didn't know she was his daughter! I her!

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    Jack Klugman has passed away. He was 90 years old.

    Actor Jack Klugman dies in Los Angeles
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    Jack Klugman?

    Oh my goodness!

    I LOVED him as Oscar and Quincy!

    RIP, Jack.
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    RIP, Jack.
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