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Posted: Jan 16, 2018 - 6:25am

 Steely_D wrote:

The inevitable KCRW public radio pledge drive - 

Joe Frank: "Today, we're asking for your help to keep this station broadcasting. We have volunteers by the phone waiting for your call.
One of them has come over to me from the food steam tables. What would you like to say, Judy?"

...

"Oh. It looks like Judy can't speak. She's...she's grasping at her throat using the universal symbol for choking.

"Do I have that right Judy?

...

"Yes, yes, it looks like that's what's happening. Her face is getting slightly pale and I can't hear anything as she tries to speak. She seems to be becoming more agitated.

...

"For a pledge of only $10 a month, I'll perform the Heimlich on Judy. Our staff at the phones are waiting to take your call. For $15 a month we'll include am all-cotton KCRW tote bag." 

 
that's entertainment   {#Lol}

he's got a good voice and creativity which makes for a great delivery

i just listened to memories and subways they're fantastic


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Angular banjoes sound good to me.
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Posted: Jan 16, 2018 - 6:01am

 miamizsun wrote:
but it looks/sounds very interesting
 
The inevitable KCRW public radio pledge drive - 

Joe Frank: "Today, we're asking for your help to keep this station broadcasting. We have volunteers by the phone waiting for your call.
One of them has come over to me from the food steam tables. What would you like to say, Judy?"

...

"Oh. It looks like Judy can't speak. She's...she's grasping at her throat using the universal symbol for choking.

"Do I have that right Judy?

...

"Yes, yes, it looks like that's what's happening. Her face is getting slightly pale and I can't hear anything as she tries to speak. She seems to be becoming more agitated.

...

"For a pledge of only $10 a month, I'll perform the Heimlich on Judy. Our staff at the phones are waiting to take your call. For $15 a month we'll include am all-cotton KCRW tote bag." 
miamizsun

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Posted: Jan 16, 2018 - 5:27am

 Steely_D wrote:
Damn.

Joe Frank. He'd been so sick in the past few years it was inevitable. But still. Damn damn damn.

He was on KCRW for many years. Here's one of his pieces, No More My Lord. 


i didn't anything about this man

(may he rest in peace)

but it looks/sounds very interesting

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Posted: Jan 16, 2018 - 5:20am

 NoEnzLefttoSplit wrote: 
sorry to hear this 

i'm a fan

rip  {#Good-vibes}
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Posted: Jan 15, 2018 - 10:28pm

 Coaxial wrote:

That's crazy...So very young...Tragic!{#Cry}

 
She had many issues...
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Posted: Jan 15, 2018 - 8:31pm

Damn.

Joe Frank. He'd been so sick in the past few years it was inevitable. But still. Damn damn damn.

He was on KCRW for many years. Here's one of his pieces, No More My Lord.



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Posted: Jan 15, 2018 - 6:20pm

 NoEnzLefttoSplit wrote: 
So very sad.
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Posted: Jan 15, 2018 - 6:10pm

 NoEnzLefttoSplit wrote: 
That's crazy...So very young...Tragic!{#Cry}
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Posted: Jan 15, 2018 - 11:18am

Dolores O'Riordan
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Posted: Jan 15, 2018 - 10:59am

 oldviolin wrote:

Indeed. Now that's a beautiful legacy.

By the way, if you ever filled up with Esso you're old...

 
Enco.
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Posted: Jan 15, 2018 - 10:37am

 oldviolin wrote:

Indeed. Now that's a beautiful legacy.

By the way,, if you ever filled up with Esso you're old...

 
... or Amoco.
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Posted: Jan 15, 2018 - 10:34am

 oppositelock wrote:

One of the last great ones from the 60's.  Started the tradition of spraying the champagne after winning LeMans as seen in this photo.  Invented the Gurney Flap.  His son's build parts for space ships now.
 

 
Indeed. Now that's a beautiful legacy.

By the way, if you ever filled up with Esso you're old...


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Posted: Jan 15, 2018 - 10:28am

 ScottFromWyoming wrote:
 
 
"The doorbell rang over the din and there was Gurney. He was wearing a tweed sport coat, a navy blue LaCoste pullover, and a pair of khaki pants. He carried only a shaving kit. Dan obviously intended to get the trip over with in a hurry." – Brock Yates, prior to he and Gurney driving a Ferrari Daytona from NYC to Redondo Beach in under 36 hours.

 
One of the last great ones from the 60's.  Started the tradition of spraying the champagne after winning LeMans as seen in this photo.  Invented the Gurney Flap.  His son's build parts for space ships now.
 
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Posted: Jan 15, 2018 - 10:15am

 ScottFromWyoming wrote:
 
 
"The doorbell rang over the din and there was Gurney. He was wearing a tweed sport coat, a navy blue LaCoste pullover, and a pair of khaki pants. He carried only a shaving kit. Dan obviously intended to get the trip over with in a hurry." – Brock Yates, prior to he and Gurney driving a Ferrari Daytona from NYC to Redondo Beach in under 36 hours.

 
A real sad.  I well remember the exploits of the original Cannonball Baker Sea to Shining Sea Memorial Trophy Dash in Car and Driver.  Two different articles.  One  Two

On a personal six degrees of separation thing, one of my sisters used to babysit for him when we lived in Corona del Mar back in the 60's.

RIP Dan.   {#Cheers}


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Posted: Jan 15, 2018 - 9:48am

 Beaker wrote: 
how sad{#Frown}
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Posted: Jan 15, 2018 - 9:45am

 Beaker wrote: 

BBC has a tiny bit more info on her health. Tragic news.


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Posted: Jan 15, 2018 - 9:45am

 Beaker wrote:
{#Eek}  only 46.  {#Sad}
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Posted: Jan 15, 2018 - 9:44am

Dolores O’Riordan




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Posted: Jan 15, 2018 - 9:43am

:(

Dolores O'Riordan, Cranberries passes


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I eat pints
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Posted: Jan 14, 2018 - 9:52pm

 
 
"The doorbell rang over the din and there was Gurney. <...> He was wearing a tweed sport coat, a navy blue LaCoste pullover, and a pair of khaki pants. He carried only a shaving kit. Dan obviously intended to get the trip over with in a hurry." – Brock Yates, prior to he and Gurney driving a Ferrari Daytona from NYC to Redondo Beach in under 36 hours.
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