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Invisibledr_gonz
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Peter Jennings is dead
    #4508637 - 08/07/05 11:58 PM (12 years, 15 days ago)



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Re: Peter Jennings is dead [Re: dr_gonz]
    #4508643 - 08/08/05 12:00 AM (12 years, 15 days ago)

RIP


What a shitty way to die.


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Re: Peter Jennings is dead [Re: dr_gonz]
    #4508663 - 08/08/05 12:07 AM (12 years, 15 days ago)

That's too bad. He was pretty good.


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Invisibledr_gonz
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Re: Peter Jennings is dead [Re: HeavyToilet]
    #4508687 - 08/08/05 12:14 AM (12 years, 15 days ago)

I felt kinda bad for him because on the news they showed him when he broke the news of his lung cancer (April), and he said how he smoked for many years back in the day, and how he broke down and smoked during the 9/11 attack. He was all choked up and shit.


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Re: Peter Jennings is dead [Re: dr_gonz]
    #4508709 - 08/08/05 12:20 AM (12 years, 15 days ago)

yea good news person


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Re: Peter Jennings is dead [Re: lightemup]
    #4508982 - 08/08/05 01:33 AM (12 years, 15 days ago)

thats a major bummer. he was by far my favorite news man, i mean i grew up with the guy. rip.


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Re: Peter Jennings is dead [Re: dr_gonz]
    #4509038 - 08/08/05 01:43 AM (12 years, 15 days ago)

That is a shame. :frown: I grew up with him as well. He was one of the great newscasters....


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Re: Peter Jennings is dead [Re: Le_Canard]
    #4509040 - 08/08/05 01:44 AM (12 years, 15 days ago)

:thumbup: Truly.


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Re: Peter Jennings is dead [Re: OneMoreRobot3021]
    #4509175 - 08/08/05 02:21 AM (12 years, 15 days ago)

Oh no! You mean this longstanding mouthpiece for corperate lies and propaganda is dead?! Who will we look to now as an iconic dispenser of carefully engineered bullshit!?


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Re: Peter Jennings is dead [Re: dr0mni]
    #4509177 - 08/08/05 02:22 AM (12 years, 15 days ago)

RIP


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Re: Peter Jennings is dead [Re: dr0mni]
    #4509181 - 08/08/05 02:22 AM (12 years, 15 days ago)

Dude a man died today, and whether you liked what he stood for or not, at least show SOME respect or don't say anything.

Rest in peace, Mr. Jennings


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Invisibledr_gonz
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Re: Peter Jennings is dead [Re: dr0mni]
    #4509183 - 08/08/05 02:22 AM (12 years, 15 days ago)

Quote:

dr0mni said:
Oh no! You mean this longstanding mouthpiece for corperate lies and propaganda is dead?! Who will we look to now as an iconic dispenser of carefully engineered bullshit!?




If you've got all the answers, do something about it.


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Re: Peter Jennings is dead [Re: dr0mni]
    #4509189 - 08/08/05 02:25 AM (12 years, 15 days ago)

The only news person I have any smidgeon of respect for is John Stossel, and only because he did a peice on Americas "self-imposed victimhood syndrome".

But even he was full of his own shit...

oh, and connie chung, just cuz she's hot for being an older woman.... plus I have thing for asians... :naughty:


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Re: Peter Jennings is dead [Re: dr0mni]
    #4509193 - 08/08/05 02:27 AM (12 years, 15 days ago)

yeah, make me out to be the bad guy because I show a little cynicism...


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Re: Peter Jennings is dead [Re: dr_gonz]
    #4509196 - 08/08/05 02:27 AM (12 years, 15 days ago)

Quote:

If you've got all the answers, do something about it.




This is my favorite retort in the whole fucking world.  :thumbup:

Let him speak his mind.

Men die every day. He's not protesting at his funeral like some nutty Christian zealot. He's sharing his opinion on an internet forum. PLEASE stop PRETENDING like it offends you so fucking much.


Edited by TubOlucinogens (08/08/05 02:39 AM)


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Invisibledr_gonz
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Re: Peter Jennings is dead [Re: TubOlucinogens]
    #4509203 - 08/08/05 02:30 AM (12 years, 15 days ago)

The Shroomery has some very adamant authorities on certain subjects...


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Re: Peter Jennings is dead [Re: dr_gonz]
    #4509237 - 08/08/05 02:37 AM (12 years, 15 days ago)

i'm not saying I'm glad he's dead or anything, I'm just saying that it's not like he was a fucking hero or anything. He was a media icon and not much else to me or most other people. TubOlucinogens is right, men die everyday, and this particular man was not so influential that he will be missed by anyone other than people who actually knew and cared about him.


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Re: Peter Jennings is dead [Re: dr0mni]
    #4509241 - 08/08/05 02:39 AM (12 years, 15 days ago)

Yeah, I'm not losing any sleep over it. I just know that many people on here have probably seen his face a few times in their lives, and I figured I'd make an announcement that he died.


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Re: Peter Jennings is dead [Re: dr_gonz]
    #4509264 - 08/08/05 02:45 AM (12 years, 15 days ago)

Some animals died today also. :sad:


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Re: Peter Jennings is dead [Re: Baby_Hitler]
    #4509266 - 08/08/05 02:46 AM (12 years, 15 days ago)

ya i saw a dead squirell in the middle of the road today...


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