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    Dead Screenwriters Society

    Arnold Schulman, a two-time Oscar nominee for 'Goodbye Columbus' and 'Love with the Proper Stranger', has died. He was 97. https://www.hollywoodreporter.com/movies/movie-news/arnold-schulman-dead-goodbye-columbus-1235318174/
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    The 2nd Death of 2023

    Rolf Harris
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    Denne H. Freeman, who worked as a sports journalist for the Associated Press for 32 years, has died. He was 86. He was with AP from 1967 to 1999. https://www.washingtonpost.com/sports/former-ap-sports-writer-denne-h-freeman-dies-at-86/2023/02/04/aa5dfbf2-a4cf-11ed-8b47-9863fda8e494_story.html
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    Foreign Personalities, From Stage, Screen, Politics And Life

    Roberto Ongpin, who served as Trade Minister in the Ferdinand Marcos Philippine government, has died. He was 86. https://politics.com.ph/2023/02/05/marcos-ex-trade-minister-roberto-ongpin-dies-86/
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    Hollywood Possibilities

    Melinda Dillon QO: https://metro.co.uk/2023/02/03/melinda-dillon-dead-a-christmas-story-actress-dead-aged-83-18221586/
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    Missing In Action

    Bodies of Armani Kelly, Montoya Givens and Dante Wicker found: https://www.detroitnews.com/story/news/local/wayne-county/2023/02/02/bodies-of-missing-rapper-two-friends-found-in-highland-park-apartment-building/69868150007/
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    Hollywood Possibilities

    Irene Cara cause of death determined to be high blood pressure and high cholesterol. https://www.tmz.com/2023/02/02/flashdance-fame-singer-irene-cara-died-death-cause-high-blood-pressure-cholesterol/
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    Art For Death's Sake

    Carin Goldberg, a graphic designer who worked on a number of album covers, including Madonna's self-titled debut LP, died January 19th. She was 69. https://www.stereogum.com/2212460/carin-goldberg-graphic-designer-for-classic-albums-and-books-dead-at-69/news/
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    The 100 Club

    Dinnie Greenway, an equestrian trailblazer in London, Ontario, who was riding horses into her late 90s, has died. She was 102. https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/london/london-equestrian-trailblazer-dinnie-greenway-passes-away-at-102-1.6733095
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    Marcel Desautels, who gave $100 million to post-secondary schools across Canada, has died. He was 88. https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/manitoba/marcel-desautels-obituary-philanthropist-manitoba-1.6732900
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    Life In Prison

    Scott Forrest Collins, a convicted murderer who was on California's death row until last September, when he was moved from San Quentin to California Correctional Institution, has died. He was 51 or 52. He was convicted for the execution-style death of a man in 1992. https://www.foxnews.com/us/california-murderer-scott-forrest-collins-removed-death-row-september-dies-prison
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    Academic Footnotes

    Inge Kaul, an adjunct professor at the Hertie School of Governance, Berlin, Germany, has died. She was 78 or 79. Kaul advised governmental, multilateral and non-profit organizations on policy options. She had several books published. https://hdr.undp.org/content/memory-dr-inge-kaul-1944-2023
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    Hollywood Possibilities

    Simone Bär, a German casting director who fulfilled the role for that country's 2022 epic "All Quiet on the Western Front", a film nominated for 9 Oscars, has died. She was 57. Bär was prolific as a casting director for both English and German productions for more than 30 years. Although she wasn't among the Oscar nominees, she did get an Emmy nomination in 2022 for her work on "Inventing Anna". https://www.screendaily.com/news/casting-director-simone-bär-dies-aged-57/5178507.article
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    Political Frailty

    Mike Cardinal, a member of the Alberta legislature from 1989 to 2008 who served in various cabinet roles for much of his time as an MLA, has died. He was 81. https://rabble.ca/indigenous/mike-cardinal-influential-minister-in-ralph-kleins-cabinet-dies-at-81/
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    Law And Order

    Wes Ridlon, who served as a local sheriff in Maine subsequent to his policing career, one which earned him the kudos of Time Magazine's 'Policeman of the Year' in 1972, has died. He was 90. https://www.newscentermaine.com/article/news/community/retired-maine-sheriff-named-1972-times-magazine-policeman-of-the-year-has-died-wesley-wes-ridlon/97-617178b0-e721-4323-b3a0-cdc4500753a3
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    Victor S. Navasky, who helmed the long-running left-wing publication 'The Nation', has died. He was 90. https://www.kawc.org/npr-news/npr-news/2023-01-24/journalist-victor-s-navasky-has-died-for-years-he-led-the-nation
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    Somewhere Over The Rainbow

    Everett Quinton, an Obie-winning stage actor and queer theatre icon, has died. He was 70. Quinton acted in many of the plays of his partner Charles Ludlam, who passed in 1987. Quinton's television appearances included episodes of Miami Vice, Law & Order and Nurse Jackie. https://www.boyculture.com/boy_culture/2023/01/everett-quinton-queer-theater-icon-surviving-partner-of-charles-ludlam-dies-70.html
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    The deaD of 2023

    Male model Jeremy Ruehlemann has died. He was 27. https://people.com/style/model-jeremy-ruehlemann-dead-at-27-he-was-one-of-my-muses-and-always-will-be-says-christian-siriano/
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    Winter Olympic Deaths

    Simon Dunn, who competed for Australia at the 2022 Winter Olympics in bobsleigh, has died. He was 35. Dunn was the first openly gay athlete on the team. He also played professional rugby. https://www.dnamagazine.com.au/vale-simon-dunn-olympian-lgbtqia-advocate-dead-at-35/
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    The Fringes Of Fame/family Of The Famous

    Brian Fisher, the father of actress Isla Fisher, has died. https://popculture.com/celebrity/news/isla-fisher-father-brian-dies/
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    The deaD of 2023

    Pat Curren, a 'nearly mute' surfboard design pioneer and the father of three-time world champion Tom Curren, has died. https://beachgrit.com/2023/01/nearly-mute-surfboard-design-pioneer-and-daddy-of-three-time-world-champ-pat-curren-dead-at-ninety-i-have-a-thing-for-beautiful-damaged-surfers-and-the-currens-to-me-have/
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    Spanish language blog reporting the death of B.G. The Prince of Rap at age 57. Wikipedia has him as deceased, but no other source as yet. Had one U.S. Hot 100 hit, 'This Beat is Hot', which hit #72 in 1991. https://aninhamusicadance.blogspot.com/2023/01/luto-no-eurodance-morre-bernard-greeneo.html
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    From Cleric To Relic

    Bishop Emeritus Matthew Clark, who was the bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Rochester from 1979 to 2012, has died. He was 85. https://www.rochesterfirst.com/rochester/bishop-matthew-clark-dies-at-85-following-period-of-declining-health/
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    Dead Drummers

    TJ de Blois, a former drummer with the band 'A Life Once Lost', has died. He was 38. https://www.ultimate-guitar.com/news/general_music_news/former_a_life_once_lost_drummer_tj_de_blois_has_died_aged_38.html?utm_source=dlvr.it&utm_medium=twitter
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    The deaD of 2023

    Marshall Tucker, who in 1972 rented out an old warehouse to a new musical group who showed their appreciation by naming themselves The Marshall Tucker Band, has died. He was 99. Tucker was a piano tuner by trade. He was blind, but pitch perfect. The Marshall Tucker Band had seven U.S. Hot 100 hits and three more that bubbled under. Their biggest American hit was 'Heard it in a Love Song', which hit #14. https://www.savingcountrymusic.com/marshall-tucker-namesake-of-iconic-southern-rock-band-has-died/

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