Sunday, November 23, 2008

Video of the Week: Wish You Were Here



I lost some of my heros this year. In 2008, the world lost even more.

In order of appearance:
Isaac Hayes
Richard Wright
Jake LaMotta
Dick Martin
George Carlin
Steve Fossett
Eugene Upshaw
Alexander Solzhenitsyn
Richard Widmark
Maharishi Mahesh Yogi
Eli Wallach
David Groh
Harvey Korman
Bo Diddley
Dith Pran (as portrayed by the late actor Haing S. Ngor in The Killing Fields)
Sydney Pollack
Bobby Murcer
William F. Buckley Jr.
Bernie Mac
Tim Russert
Roy Scheider
Charleton Heston
Arthur C. Clarke
J. D. Salinger (reported dead, but still kicking)
Heath Ledger
Paul Newman

5 comments:

jeff said...

Names might have helped...

Anonymous said...

Oh Tim Russert. Thanks for the helping hand you gave us this election year.

Greenlight said...

Dude... J.D. Salinger's still alive.

Julia K.W. said...

It's Sidney Pollack, not Sidney Lumet.

M said...

Eartha Kitt