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To the memory of the 77 people who were murdered in the terrorist attack on this date in 2011.


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One of the horrible things is, how many other mass killings that have
taken place since and which sadly will continue

“I didn’t lose a friend, I just realised I never had one.”

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Sad news about David Hedison. He was great as Felix Leiter in both his appearances in LALD and LTK. At least he had a good innings, living to 92.

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"The man who was only a silhouette." - Ian Fleming, Moonraker (1955).

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RIP  to David Hedison, I am glad that before he passed away he was able to write the forward to the reissued version Roger Moore's 007 Diaries.

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David Hedison lived a long time and he always managed to look great, no matter his age.  And I will always associate him not with Felix Leiter, but with those immortal lines "Help me. . .help me!"  RIP.

Vox clamantis in deserto

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RIP David Hedison, I was fortunate to meet him a good few years back, a very gracious man.

Japanese proverb say, "Bird never make nest in bare tree".

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Still bummed out about the death of English YouTuber Emily Hart, who was killed last week while riding an electric scooter. I watched her funny '10 Reasons Why' clips some years ago, saw a few of them, they stayed with me. It does feel more personal when you see someone on YouTube rather than just on TV or something.

"This is where we leave you Mr Bond."

Roger Moore 1927-2017

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Rutger Hauer has died at 75.  A great, versatile actor, and someone I always hoped would play a Bond villain.  RIP.

Vox clamantis in deserto

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"All those moments will be lost in time, like tears in rain. Time to die."

RIP Rutger Hauer

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Very sad to hear about Rutger Hauer's passing, I have been an admirer of his work for years from Blade Runner to Escape From Sobibor and beyond. @Hardyboy I agree, he would have made a great Bond villain especially in the 1980's when his star was on the rise in the Western world.

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PPK 7.65mm wrote:

Very sad to hear about Rutger Hauer's passing, I have been an admirer of his work for years from Blade Runner to Escape From Sobibor and beyond. @Hardyboy I agree, he would have made a great Bond villain especially in the 1980's when his star was on the rise in the Western world.

It seems he was offered the role of a Bond villain in the 1980s.

From @jamesbondlive on Twitter:

RIP Rutger Hauer. An iconic actor who will forever be remembered for his role as Roy Batty in Blade Runner. In 1984, he was offered the part of Max Zorin in A VIEW TO A KILL but turned it down. He wanted to play 007 instead.

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RIP Rutger, a lovely man I’m so privileged to have met 3 years ago. Ironically he passed in the year that Blade Runner was set, as did his greatest role Roy Batty...

Japanese proverb say, "Bird never make nest in bare tree".

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Barrington Pheloung has passed away at the age of 65.
Barrington was the composer to the Insepctor Morse TV series, as well as the Inspector Lewis and a few episodes of Endeavour also.
https://www.bbc.com/news/entertainment-arts-49190169

“The scent and smoke and sweat of a casino are nauseating at three in the morning. "
-Casino Royale, Ian Fleming

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I just saw that Peter Fonda has died at the age of 79.  He was never the actor his father (Henry) was and he was never as acclaimed as his sister (Jane), but he gave us Easy Rider--and that's quite the accomplishment right there.

Vox clamantis in deserto

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Kang Rhee , Presleys karate mentor

Ed Bonja , Presleys photographer (over 9000 photos !)

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Rob Garrison , 59 ajb007/frown

Cobra Kai student who said "get him a body bag" and also one of Daniels opponents in the climax

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The legendary Ginger Baker has passed away…arguably the worlds greatest (rock) drummer…if you haven’t seen the documentary on him - Beware of Mr Baker - then I urge you to do so.
RIP  ajb007/martini

YNWA: Justice For The 96

The Joy Of 6

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Roland Janson (Selskapsresan , Rederiet)