Newest Stiffs:

  • Dick Dale

    Dick Dale · 81

    May 4th, 1937 — March 16th, 2019

    Surf's down.

  • Luke Perry

    Luke Perry · 52

    October 11th, 1966 — March 4th, 2019

    New zip code for Luke.

  • Katherine Helmond

    Katherine Helmond · 89

    July 5th, 1929 — February 23rd, 2019

    Who's the moss?

  • Peter Tork

    Peter Tork · 77

    February 13th, 1942 — February 21st, 2019

    Bass player for a fake band. This is one of those days for us.

  • Stanley Donen

    Stanley Donen · 94

    April 13th, 1924 — February 21st, 2019

    Singin' in the ground.

Today's Celebrity Birthdays:

  • Solomon Burke

    Solomon Burke

    would have been 79 today
    March 21st, 1940 — October 10th, 2010

    Album names: We're almost home, Back to my Roots, Lord I need a Miracle Right Now, Take me Shake Me, A Change is Gonna Come, Don't Give up on Me, Hold on Tight.

    Take your pick.

  • Russ Meyer

    Russ Meyer

    would have been 97 today
    March 21st, 1922 — September 18th, 2004

    Now stationed six feet beneath the Valley Of The Ultra-Vixens.

Today's Celebrity Deaths:

  • Chuck Barris

    Chuck Barris · 87

    died 2 years ago today
    June 3rd, 1929 — March 21st, 2017

    He joins Gene Gene The Dancing Machine in that great green room in the sky.

  • Jerry Krause

    Jerry Krause · 77

    died 2 years ago today
    April 6th, 1939 — March 21st, 2017

    Despite the fact that he was considered a hardass and didn't work well with others, and despite the fact that Jordan and and Phil Jackson both hated him, he actually seemed like a real dick.

  • Pinetop Perkins

    Pinetop Perkins · 97

    died 8 years ago today
    July 7th, 1913 — March 21st, 2011

    Pine on top of Pinetop.

  • Bobby Short

    Bobby Short · 80

    died 14 years ago today
    September 15th, 1924 — March 21st, 2005

    Bobby dead, too.

  • Herman Talmadge

    Herman Talmadge · 88

    died 17 years ago today
    August 9th, 1913 — March 21st, 2002


  • Norma Macmillan

    Norma Macmillan · 79

    died 18 years ago today
    September 15th, 1921 — March 21st, 2001

    The voice of Sweet Polly Purebread is toast.

  • Jean Guitton

    Jean Guitton · 97

    died 20 years ago today
    August 18, 1901 — March 21st, 1999

    Oldest member of the Academie Francaise, and the author of dozens of books on Catholic philosophy, he was also said to have the ear of Pope Nicholas IV, back in the late 13th century.

  • Ernie Wise

    Ernie Wise · 73

    died 20 years ago today
    November 27th, 1925 — March 21st, 1999

    He's the one with the short, fat, hairy legs and the pennies on his eyelids.

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The 2019 Lee Atwater Invitational Dead Pool Leaderboard

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2.Life Elevated #3216
3.Venus Lovemotion215
5.Depressed 12213
6.News Is Blue, The News Is Blue213
8.The Tampa Bay Buccaneers212
9.Well Nobody Died, Did They? #2212


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(d) August 30th, 2015