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RIP Casey Kasem 1932-2014!

Discussion in 'Off-topic Zone' started by Passepartout, Jun 16, 2014.

  1. Passepartout

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  2. BoysFan4ever

    BoysFan4ever Well-Known Member

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    I've read things recently about his kids & wife fighting over him.

    Very sad. RIP.
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  3. EST_1986

    EST_1986 Well-Known Member

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    That whole saga was wacky for sure.
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  4. BoysFan4ever

    BoysFan4ever Well-Known Member

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    Yep. I read a few stories & felt very sorry for him because he was gravely ill & you think to yourself that poor man.
  5. EST_1986

    EST_1986 Well-Known Member

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    Yea they were dragging poor Casey through the ringer he should died with some peace. Dragging him across country and everyone is fighting over him just sad the way the man died.
  6. JIMMYBUFFETT

    JIMMYBUFFETT Skinwalker

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    Scooby dooby doo.................
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  7. BoysFan4ever

    BoysFan4ever Well-Known Member

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    I agree. Family feuding is ugly.
  8. AbeBeta

    AbeBeta Well-Known Member

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    That's the letter U and the number 2. Epic.
  9. MichaelWinicki

    MichaelWinicki "You want some?" Staff Member

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    Casey's high point was the 70's.

    By the time the 80's came about music really started to fragment with the advent of MTV and listening habits started changing greatly.

    But boy during the 70's, "America's Top 40" was it. This was before stores and such piped in their own music, so quite often what was playing on the radio was playing everywhere. The weekly "Top 40" list was much more important and impactful in our lives than it is today (by far). I remember many times friends talking about who was going to be the "#1" that week.

    The music landscape was so much different then.
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  10. big dog cowboy

    big dog cowboy THE BIG DOG Staff Member

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    I remember many a weekend listening to that. Sad to see Kasem and Dick Clark both pass. Many ties to the past now gone.
  11. DallasEast

    DallasEast Cowboys 24/7/365

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    Casey Kasem had one of the most distinctive voices of the 20th century. He will not be soon forgotten by those of us who heard him on radio or television. Rest in peace Mr. Kasem.
  12. kristie

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    zoinks!!!

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