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And another cartoonist goes.

Bill Leak, editorial cartoonist for The Australian, dies aged 61 of suspected heart attack

Love him or hate him, he was exactly what cartoonists should be - fearless. A huge loss to public debate.

 

PTBM will be familiar with his work.

Had dinner with him one night about a week after the first Charlie Hebdo attack. He had submitted a cartoon to his editor with George W Bush with his cock deep up Muhammad and the caption "You can poke anything at Muhammad but fun" It never saw the light of day needless to say.

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Rock 'n' roll legend Chuck Berry has died at the age of 90,

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I just read about Charles Edward Anderson "Chuck" Berry. Together with Bo Diddley and a few others probably one of the most important creators of early rock'n roll. His music will never die though. Say no more.

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Martin McGuiness, former IRA terrorist and whose support (along with others) enabled the signing of the Good Friday accords, which ended the "troubles"/assasinations in Northern Ireland. He was 66 and died from a rare genetic disease.

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Chuck Barrris, creator of TV shows like the Dating Game, Newlywed Game and the Gong Show, has died at age 87. RIP, Chuck. He also wrote this ditty;

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