Celebrity Death Trifecta

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R.I.P., R.B. Greaves

I think we have another Celebrity Death Trifecta in the works.  The whole world knows about the loss of legendary singer Andy Williams on 9/25.  But, were you aware R.B. Greaves died two days later?  No […]

10/02/2012

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Celebrity Death Trifecta “Goes South” (VIDEO)

Did you see this morning’s blog about singer/songwriter Joe South?  He died of a heart attack yesterday at age 72.  Joe wraps up the current Celebrity Death Trifecta.  This one includes TWO famous songwriters: Hal […]

09/06/2012

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Does The Count…Count (For The CDT)?

The first two names on the current Celebrity Death Trifecta are obvious.  I have a suggestion for #3. Phyllis Diller (comedienne) Neil Armstrong (astronaut) Jerry Nelson? You may not know the name, but you certainly […]

08/27/2012

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Your Weekly Trifecta Update

Last week, we broke the news of Bob Birch‘s death.  He was the longtime bassist for Elton John‘s band.  At the time, we didn’t know the cause.  Now, we find out it was suicide.   Another […]

08/20/2012

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Ron Palillo For The Trifecta

“How-ah-ya? I’m Ahhhnold Horshaaaaaack!”  If you watched TV in the 1970’s, you’ll immediately recognize the signature introduction of Ron Palillo.  He starred as Arnold Horshack on Welcome Back Kotter.  Ron died of a heart attack […]

08/14/2012

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Sherman Hemsley’s Long Lost Hit (And Another Trifecta)

Sherman Hemsley, the man who made George Jefferson jump out of your TV screen, died today at age 74.  Natural causes appear to be the culprit.  CLICK HERE for the story. I was devastated when […]

07/24/2012

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Eddie Murphy Is…NOT Dead!

I know it sounds odd to write a blog about something that DIDN’T happen.  But, here we are 2/3 of the way through another Celebrity Death Trifecta, when BIG news broke about Eddie Murphy!  If […]

07/12/2012

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We MAY Have Another Trifecta

It’s been a couple weeks since we’ve had any CDT (Celebrity Death Trifecta) talk.  Thank God for the break!  We had three of these in a row at the beginning of June.  It was a […]

06/28/2012

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“Over The Henry Hill” – The Building Of Another CDT

Legendary mobster Henry Hill died yesterday.  Who hasn’t seen the movie Goodfellas?  It was all about Henry!  And, before you say anything, I couldn’t find a licensed photo of Hill to use in this blog, […]

06/13/2012

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Who’s On Which Celebrity Death Trifecta?

This has been a busy week for the Celebrity Death Trifecta!  By my count, five notable celebrities have died in the last seven days.  The big question: who goes on what trifecta? In case you […]

06/08/2012

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