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Richard Dawson’s 5 Most Awkward Kisses

I apologize for taking 5 days to post this blog.  I had two rules while in Jamaica: mandatory morning mimosas and minimal internet/e-mail viewing.  So, I didn’t even know actor and game show pro Richard […]


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A Different Kind Of Trifecta [Jeffrey T]

Robin Gibb lost his long, public battle with Cancer today.  He closes out a very different kind of Celebrity Death Trifecta, unlike most of the ones I blog about.  Sometimes, the only common thread among […]


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Donna Summer’s “Last Dance” [Jeffrey T]

Donna Summer died this morning.  Whoa!  This one TOTALLY caught me off-guard.  It looks like the “Queen of Disco” wraps up another Celebrity Death Trifecta, too. Carroll Shelby (auto designer) Donald “Duck” Dunn (musician) Donna […]


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Another Week, Another Trifecta?

Spring is SUPPOSED to be the season of new life.  But, lately, it seems to be the season for Celebrity Death Trifectas!  No, I’m not reporting on a complete CDT.  It’s only two-thirds complete.  Though, […]


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Enough With These Trifectas!

I purposely did NOT write about the passing of Maurice Sendak yesterday. I thought maybe *I* was jinxing things with my Celebrity Death Trifecta scorecards. I didn’t even mention it on the radio! I guess […]


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And, Goober Makes Three

Just two days ago, I asked who would be #3 in the current Celebrity Death Trifecta.  Heck, it was the last blog I wrote!  Now, we have the answer:  Goober.  Well, that’s how most of […]


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Add MCA To The CDT. Who’s #3?

The Celebrity Death Trifecta strikes again! Well, almost. I just found out that [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Adam Yauch[/lastfm] (aka MCA) from the [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Beastie Boys[/lastfm] lost his battle with cancer this morning. CLICK HERE for the full […]


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Porsche/Kincaide/Wallace For The Trifecta?

By now, you probably know my fascination with the CDT (Celebrity Death Trifecta).  Yes, it’s morbid…but accurate!  Three celebrities generally pass within a few days of each other.  We actually lost FOUR famous folks over […]


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Earl Scruggs Has Died

One of the pioneers of bluegrass music died yesterday.  Banjo legend [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Earl Scruggs[/lastfm] was 88.  No word on cause of death.  But, you don’t have to be a bluegrass fan to know the music of […]


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Michael Hossack of The Doobies (1946-2012)

Wow. We just found out the [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Doobie Brothers[/lastfm] are coming to Celebrity Theatre in May. And now, some bad news casts a shadow over that concert. Longtime drummer Michael Hossack died yesterday. The 65 […]