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RIP Hal Douglas, Movie Trailers Voice [Video]

Celebrities have to stop dying.

It seems like there's been a lot of them lately.

Some have been more famous (Philip Seymour Hoffman).

And some like Hal Douglas are not. You know who he is, but you just don't know why.

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Modern Technology is Wonderful, But In This Case Sad

It's an amazing time we live in. Instant communication and travel. Disease and medicine allowing humans to live longer than ever. Everyday mundane tasks and complicated endeavors able to be completed in a matter of minutes from remote locations.

If you were stuck in the traffic on the way back from the Red Wings' NHL Winter Classic game on New Year's Day in Ann Arbor, Mich., you could just watch the Spartans' Rose Bowl win on your smart phone. No worries.

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It’s That Time Of The Year … Where We Look Back

As 2013 winds down, we look back at some of the best and worst, the highs and lows, the good and the bad, the cool and the weird.

Oh, I could go on like this forever.

But inevitability this time of of year we reflect on what has happened in the past 12 months.

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Radio Great Larry Lujack Passes Away

Radio legend Larry Lujack passed away Wednesday of esophageal cancer. He was 73.

Lujack is a Radio Hall of Fame member and spent more than three decades on the air in Chicago with a sarcastic and snarky approach

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‘Imagine All The People:’ John Lennon Killed This Day in 1981

It was on this day in 1981 that John Lennon, one of the original Beatles, was gunned down in front of his apartment in New York. He was 51.

Think how much different the music of the 80's and beyond would have been had he, Jimi Hendrix, Jim Morrison, Janis Joplin, Kurt Cobain and Elvis Presley lived.

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BREAKING: Lou Reed Dead At 71

Rolling Stone is reporting that Lou Reed, leader of the Velvet Underground and solo artist, has died at 71. His cause of death isn't known at this time, but he did undergo a liver transplant in May. No word if that had anything to do with his death.

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Eastown Original Marie Catrib Passes At 65.

Sad day in Eastown today as legendary Chef and grandmother Marie Catrib has passed away at the age of 65. The restaurant that bares her name was business as usual today after the news of her death spread through town.

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Former Allman Brothers Guitarist ‘Dangerous’ Dan Toler Dies

Dan Toler, a southern rock guitar great who was part of the Allman Brothers Band family, has died near his hometown of Sarasota, Fla. He was 65.

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Do You Remember Where You Were When The Shuttle Exploded?

It's one of those images we as Americans will never be able to shake. "Go with Throttle up" and then the horror. The explosion. The tragedy of Challenger exploding over the crisp blue Florida sky 27 years ago today. Much like my Mom did with President Kennedy did, I remember where I was when I saw the explosion.

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Conrad Bain, TV’s “Mr Drummond, Dead at 89

Have to say, Channel 13's Facebook post pretty much sums it up for me. "Never would have guessed that Mrs. Garrett would have outlived them all! RIP, Mr. Drummond" Conrad Bain, who also starred on Maude in the 1970's, passed away yesterday in California. He was 89.

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December 8, 2012. 32 Years Ago.

"Imagine all the people
Living life in peace
You may say I'm a dreamer
But I'm not the only one
I hope someday you'll join us
And the world will live as one"

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Hawkwind Guitarist Huw Lloyd Langton Dead at 61

The men of Hawkwind will be glad to put 2012 behind them as another longtime member has died. Guitarist Huw Lloyd Langton succumbed to cancer last night (Dec. 6), according to a statement on the band's website. He was an influential part of the band in the early 70s and throughout the 80s, appearing on 10 of their 25 albums.

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