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3 Pop Culture Deaths yesterday


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Hunter S. Thompson, writer, committed suicide. I think it was a question of "when" not "if". See Bill Murray play him in "Where The Buffalo Roam" with unique soundtrack including unusual work from Neil Young.

Sandra Dee, movie star, singer and former wife of Bobby Darin died at age 63.

John Raitt, actor, starred in Carousel and was father of Bonnie Raitt.

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Yep...I think the last thing to go through his head was that bullet...

Writer Hunter S. Thompson Kills Himself - Police

Mon Feb 21,12:13 AM ET Top Stories - Reuters

DENVER (Reuters) - Hunter S. Thompson, the renowned American journalist and novelist who wrote "Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas," fatally shot himself at his Colorado home on Sunday night, police said. He was 67. "We do have confirmation that Hunter Thompson was found dead this evening of an apparent self-inflicted wound," said Tricia Louthis, spokeswoman for the Pitkin County Sheriff's Office. Thompson was found dead at his home outside the ski resort of Aspen. The Sheriff's Office was unable to provide any further details.

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