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10 January 2020
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Rest in piece to your dear neighbour @Ahhh Girl , and our thoughts to his family heart

And rest in piece to Neil Peart, legendary drummer of Rush. I have never been particularly fond of their music, but Peart's talent, originality and inspiration on thousands of young drummers will not be forgotten apple01

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Sending love to you and your family, @Ahhh Girl and rest in peace Ahhh Neighbor. heart

Also, rest in peace Neil Peart. His drumming was and will continue to be an inspiration to many. Sending love to his family. heart

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Oh my. Coincidentally, my band and I are actually playing 'New World Man' by Rush tomorrow at my bandmate's graduation party; perhaps I should dedicate it to Peart.

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11 January 2020
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You should do that! (Politically, he was a self-described "compassionate libertarian" - your kinda guy! ahdn_john_08_gif)

This is a huge loss, of a remarkable individual, and I'm gonna watch old Yotube videos for the next hour+ , "2112" and "Xanadu" and others. It's still mindblowing how three guys could create such a huge SOUND on wax, and reproduce it over and over again live, verbatim. It's a joy just watching their hands! Watching Peart play a difficult extended part in "Xanadu", with like a half-bar rest in the middle; and instead of resting, he flips his stick skyward and catches it just in time! And repeats the trick when the part is repeated. Whatta showman! a-hard-days-night-paul-10

Again, a huge loss, for music and literature and Canada and the world.

RIP Neil Peart; the afterlife just got a lot more thunderous.

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GEORGE: In fact, The Detroit Sound. JOHN: In fact, yes. GEORGE: In fact, yeah. Tamla-Motown artists are our favorites. The Miracles. JOHN: We like Marvin Gaye. GEORGE: The Impressions, Marvin Gaye. PAUL & GEORGE: Mary Wells. GEORGE: The Exciters. RINGO: Chuck Jackson. JOHN: To name but eighty. 

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My wife and I watched a Rush documentary Tuesday, not knowing of course that he died that day.

"This Beatles talk bores me to death.” —John Lennon 

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Was it the "Rush: Beyond the Lighted Stage" documentary?

GEORGE: In fact, The Detroit Sound. JOHN: In fact, yes. GEORGE: In fact, yeah. Tamla-Motown artists are our favorites. The Miracles. JOHN: We like Marvin Gaye. GEORGE: The Impressions, Marvin Gaye. PAUL & GEORGE: Mary Wells. GEORGE: The Exciters. RINGO: Chuck Jackson. JOHN: To name but eighty. 

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11 January 2020
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That's an amazing, celebratory doc - I was astonished by the appearance of that old doc footage of young Alex talking with his parents, and of the pre-Neil 1974 high school show (weird that they announce a Beatles song, and come up with..."Bad Boy ")

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GEORGE: In fact, The Detroit Sound. JOHN: In fact, yes. GEORGE: In fact, yeah. Tamla-Motown artists are our favorites. The Miracles. JOHN: We like Marvin Gaye. GEORGE: The Impressions, Marvin Gaye. PAUL & GEORGE: Mary Wells. GEORGE: The Exciters. RINGO: Chuck Jackson. JOHN: To name but eighty. 

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R.I.P Neil Pert and R.I.P Rocky Johnson. 

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Rest in peace Monty Python star Terry Jones, you will be missed sir john-lennon-salute_gif

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Poor Terry J, we can't say it was unexpected and this year was probably going to be 'the year' but it's sad to have lost him this early. I always liked Mike's updates on him whenever he visited his house and they'd inevitably go for walks together, which is very sweet.

 

He was always the perfect woman and had one of the finest arses to ever grace television screens across the world.

 

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RIP you doddery old idiot x.

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RIP Terry heartheartheart  He comedy made me laugh until I cried on many occasions and I will miss him dearly. 

It really saddens me that they're only 4 Pythons left...... 

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2 down, 4 to go lovelyrita.

 

Cleese is an ass but the rest of them I always follow and keep up with the work they're doing (I'm going to see Don Quixote in the cinema soon because 1) FINALLY and 2) I'm just happy Terry G finally got to finish it). I have a book signed by Michael Palin and I cried when I got it, I just love that man so much.

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Another Python already? a-hard-days-night-ringo-6 I hope they aren't being taken out by "The Funniest Joke In The World"... 

 R.I.P. Terry apple01heart

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SgtPeppersBulldog said
Another Python already? a-hard-days-night-ringo-6 I hope they aren't being taken out by "The Funniest Joke In The World"... 

 R.I.P. Terry apple01heart

  

I know Jesus, 2 in 30 years- it's a bloody pandemic. Somebody better tell Eric to watch his back!

 

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Ah bugger 🙁 I was just thinking about him yesterday and hoping he might have held out for longer.

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'E's not quite dead... 

R.I.P.

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That's some shitty news to hear. Great, great actor, he will be missed.

Rip Terry. 

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Rest in peace Terry Jones, you will be missed. Sending love to your friends and family. heartheartheart

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"He's not the messiah, he's a very naughty boy!" 

R.I.P Terry Jones. It is sad to see another Python leave us but thank you for the laughs. 

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