Aretha Franklin, 76

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Aretha Franklin, 76

Postby Marie » Fri Aug 17, 2018 3:53 am

https://www.nytimes.com/2018/08/16/obit ... -dead.html

My fav Aretha recording is still the first one I heard.....

(but there are so many runners-up!)

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Re: Aretha Franklin, 76

Postby Slfriend79 » Fri Aug 17, 2018 2:47 pm

A Late Show Tribute To Aretha Franklin



RIP. O:)
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Re: Aretha Franklin, 76

Postby Marie » Fri Aug 17, 2018 4:36 pm

Slfriend79 wrote:A Late Show Tribute To Aretha Franklin



RIP. O:)

Too much!!! OMG! =D> =D> =D>

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You find out what someone is really like in "battle," and Olbermann is who you want to be in a foxhole with, Patrick said. "On the air, we had each others' backs," said Olbermann.
-David Goetzl: "Keith Olbermann, Dan Patrick still brothers long after ESPN's 'Big Show'"; MediaPost blog, 4-6-2012


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Re: Aretha Franklin, 76

Postby StevenHW » Mon Aug 27, 2018 3:04 pm

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A reference to the big bow hat she wore during Obama's 2009 inauguration!
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Notice the Martin Luther King, Jr. character leading the choir...
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Aretha and former U.N. Secretary-General Kofi Annan passed away on the same week...
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