This list was submitted by Meo on Monday, December 29th, 2008 at 4:03 PM PST for The 2009 Lee Atwater Invitational Dead Pool.
|Points||Celebrity||Date of Death||Age|
|10||Budd Schulberg||August 5th, 2009||95|
|9||Horton Foote||March 4th, 2009||92|
|8||Kevin McCarthy||September 11th, 2010||96|
|7||Robert McNamara||July 6th, 2009||93|
|6||Beverly Cleary||March 25th, 2021||104|
|5||Sherwood Schwartz||July 12th, 2011||94|
|4||C. Everett Koop||February 25th, 2013||96|
|3||Rise Stevens||March 20th, 2013||99|
|2||David Rockefeller||March 20th, 2017||101|
|1||Patrick Swayze||September 14th, 2009||57|
|27 points||4 hits|
He was called "The Master of Malaprop", which is where you purposely use the wrong word in a sentence, making it hilarious. For example, saying "You could have knocked me over with a fender." We assume the word "hilarious" meant something different back in the 60's.
(d) November 7th, 2020