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#1 Musk21

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Posted 18 December 2017 - 04:32 PM

It’s that time of the year again! Send me your 2018 lists for the 12th-annual Celebrity Death Pool. 25 celebrities. Need to be fairly well-known. Either send me a PM or post it in a reply here. I'll notify you if someone on your list doesn't meet the criteria.

 

Lists are due by Monday, January 1st.

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#2 Badsmerf

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Posted 18 December 2017 - 05:01 PM

George HW Bush
Donald Trump
John McCain
Bob barker
Kim Jong Un
Stan Lee
Betty white
Larry King
Willie Nelson
John Madden
Clint Eastwood
Warren Buffett
Kanye West
Pamela Anderson
Do or do not. There is no try.

#3 Musk21

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Posted 19 December 2017 - 10:54 AM

 

George HW Bush
Donald Trump
John McCain
Bob barker
Kim Jong Un
Stan Lee
Betty white
Larry King
Willie Nelson
John Madden
Clint Eastwood
Warren Buffett
Kanye West
Pamela Anderson

 

Need 11 more...there are only 14 here.

 

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Posted 19 December 2017 - 02:16 PM

Do I have to?
Do or do not. There is no try.

#5 Musk21

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Posted 20 December 2017 - 09:32 AM

 

Do I have to?

 

If you want to stick with 14, that's fine.

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Posted 20 December 2017 - 10:22 AM

Can you count The Avengers? That new trailer looked like a bunch of them were going to bite it.

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Posted 31 December 2017 - 12:42 PM

Says you can't receive any messages so I'll just post them here.

 

President George H.W. Bush
Jimmy Carter

Loretta Lynn

Ryan O'Neal
Jane Fonda
Justin Bieber
Jose Canseco
Barbara Bush (First Lady)
Yoko Ono
Valerie Harper
Keith Richards
Linda Ronstadt

Bill Clinton

Nobby Stiles (footballer)

Sharon Osbourne

Leah Bracknell

Suge Knight

Tommy Chong

Nick Hogan

Phil Spector

John McCain

Charo

Olivia Newton-John

Big Van Vader

Kim Kardashian


#8 Pius Jefferson

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Posted 31 December 2017 - 05:27 PM

Burt Reynolds
Charlotte Rae
Max Baer, Jr
Lizza Minelli
Stephen Hawking
Devin Lima
Shannen Doherty
Joni Mitchell
Val Kilmer
O.J. Brigance
Grace Slick
Artie Lange
Leah Bracknell (British Soap actress)
Boy George
John McCain
Barbara Walters
Karen Grassle
Richard Simmons
Maculey Culkin
Terri Garr
Tim Curry
Olivia Newton-John
Petula Clark
Mark Gastineau

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#9 steve

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Posted 01 January 2018 - 08:56 AM

You still can't receive messages. Given the limitations of the Twins Daily message system, would it be a good idea to move the annual submissions to an email address?

 

1.) Abdullah the Butcher
2.) Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi
3.) Ayman al-Zawahiri
4.) Tommy “Dynamite Kid” Billington
5.) Leah Bracknell
6.) Beth Chapman
7.) “Superstar” Billy Graham
8.) Valerie Harper
9.) Stephen Hawking
10.) Roy Horn
11.) Clive James
12.) Kim Jong-Un
13.) Jerry Lee Lewis
14.) Randolph Mantooth
15.) John McCain
16.) Joni Mitchell
17.) Olivia Newton-John
18.) Jake (The Snake) Roberts
19.) Kenny Rogers
20.) Richard Simmons
21.) Bart Starr
22.) Mel Stottlemyre
23.) Leon “Vader” White
24.) Ron Wood
25.) Willie Wood Sr

Edited by steve, 01 January 2018 - 09:09 AM.

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#10 Carole Keller

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Posted 01 January 2018 - 06:53 PM

You still can't receive messages. Given the limitations of the Twins Daily message system, would it be a good idea to move the annual submissions to an email address?
 
1.) Abdullah the Butcher
2.) Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi
3.) Ayman al-Zawahiri
4.) Tommy “Dynamite Kid” Billington
5.) Leah Bracknell
6.) Beth Chapman
7.) “Superstar” Billy Graham
8.) Valerie Harper
9.) Stephen Hawking
10.) Roy Horn
11.) Clive James
12.) Kim Jong-Un
13.) Jerry Lee Lewis
14.) Randolph Mantooth
15.) John McCain
16.) Joni Mitchell
17.) Olivia Newton-John
18.) Jake (The Snake) Roberts
19.) Kenny Rogers
20.) Richard Simmons
21.) Bart Starr
22.) Mel Stottlemyre
23.) Leon “Vader” White
24.) Ron Wood
25.) Willie Wood Sr


It might help if he deleted some past messages. Doing that usually opens quite a bit of space.

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#11 Musk21

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Posted 02 January 2018 - 09:51 AM

Sorry about that....Messages can be accepted now.Will accept your lists through January 8th.Keep 'em coming!

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Posted 02 January 2018 - 07:34 PM

1. Everyone. We all die in nuclear fire.
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#13 Musk21

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Posted 04 January 2018 - 10:08 AM

Keep the lists coming! Would like to get more lists than 2017!

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Posted 04 January 2018 - 10:56 AM

 

1. Everyone. We all die in nuclear fire.

 

And I just got my computer screen clean! Dang you!!

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#15 Musk21

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Posted 24 January 2018 - 04:00 PM

The Fall lead singer Mark E Smith died at the age of 60.40 points for biggentleben.

 

Current Standings

1. biggentleben (Mark E. Smith) - 40 points

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#16 Carole Keller

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Posted 05 February 2018 - 11:11 PM

John Mahoney, RIP.

(aka Frazier’s Dad, Martin Crane)

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Posted 06 February 2018 - 06:51 PM

 

John Mahoney, RIP.

(aka Frazier’s Dad, Martin Crane)

 

AKA Kid Gleason in "Eight Men Out"

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Posted 06 February 2018 - 07:14 PM

John Mahoney, RIP.

(aka Frazier’s Dad, Martin Crane)


One of my very favorites from one of my very favorites.

Not to mention - I always thought he was terrific in Barton Fink.
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Posted 21 February 2018 - 01:41 PM

Billy Graham, who prayed with several presidents, dead at 99.

#20 Carole Keller

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Posted 03 March 2018 - 09:18 PM

David Ogden Stiers, aka Maj. Charles Emerson Winchester III ... dead at age 75, from bladder cancer.

“May we teach our children that speaking out without the fear of retribution is our culture’s new north star.” ~Laura Dern