RIP thread

Wow, RIP. I remember him being in the news when he was released, but he’d sort of fallen off the radar.

Yeah, he counts as one of my earliest political memories. RIP

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RIP Richard Tandy of ELO

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When I think of him, the first thing I think of is the vocoder solo in Mr Blue Sky. And the “please turn me over”.

RIP

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Duane Eddy, twangy guitar hero of early rock, dead at age 86

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His body is broken. He goes to his fathers.

RIP

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When I first saw it I thought he died in a weight lifting competition. But no. I see.

RIP… amazing investment intellect.

Incredible the wealth he amassed and then spent from quant trading

He was interviewed on a numberphile video quite a few years back:

Here’s the full hour long interview:

RIP Roger Corman

director/producer of some of my favorite MST3K movies :wink:

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have seen 18 of the 50 he directed

And the MST3K YouTube channel has been having a Corman fest

Also, Frank Zappa’s own tribute (tho he died first):
Cheepnis

He mentioned It Conquered the World, which is a Corman film:

Her short stories resonated with me. RIP Alice.

Dabney Coleman

RIP. Dabney Coleman was one of my favorite “bad guy” actors. Whether in a movie or a guest appearance on TV.

Was great in Wargames

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