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I've covered some of the celebrity deaths of the last year, and wasn't sure if I wanted to post this piece. But year-end lists are one of the few interesting things going on this past week, and this stuff always interests me, so it might interest you too. For me, I'd say that Paul Newman is the most famous, Majel Barrett and George Carlin were the most personally affecting, and Tim Russert the most surprising. See if there are any you didn't know about.
In Memoriam ... Celebs Lost in 2008
It's time to look back at the familiar faces we lost in 2008. In Hollywood, there was the passing of icons forever linked to characters named 'Luke' and 'Moses' ... and the heartbreaking, early exit of a movie joker. In music, a guitar icon who marched to his very own beat and another, a funk-soul man, who was one of the baddest mother-- (shut your mouth!). And in TV, a king of comedy and one wisecracking golden girl.
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