10 Celebrity Deaths of Significance in 2013 (According to Me)

  1. Nelson Mandela, Dead at 95
  2. Stompin' Tom Connors, Dead at 77
  3. Roger Ebert, Dead at 70
  4. Lou Reed, Dead at 71
  5. Stan Musial, Dead at 92
  6. James Gandolfini, Dead at 51
  7. Marcia Wallace, Dead at 70
  8. Jonathan Winters, Dead at 87
  9. Jean Stapleton, Dead at 90
  10. Rita MacNeil, Dead at 68

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Others that could have made my list.

Peter O'Toole, Paul Walker, David Frost & Cory Monteith.

Thanks for the memories ALL.

December 28, 2013 @ 3:21 PM


Hey Mike, weren't you one of the "what the heck did Lou Reed contribute..." people, or was that just H&F?


December 28, 2013 @ 4:52 PM

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That sure wasn't me. I believe that quote belongs to Humble and Fred.

I've been a big fan of Lou Reed for decades.

December 28, 2013 @ 6:37 PM


Hello? The Canadian penny?!
Sure it was virtually worthless and a bothersome nuisance, but I loved the feeling of cold hard copper (later zinc) in my hands.

December 29, 2013 @ 2:22 PM

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I have a strict human-only policy.

December 29, 2013 @ 4:05 PM


That explains why Margaret Thatcher isn't on the list.

December 30, 2013 @ 5:14 PM

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