Laurence Simon has the news. Michele is right–there have been a freakish number of major celebrity deaths this month.

FILED UNDER: Obituaries, Popular Culture
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  1. Celebrity Deaths
    There’s an adage that celebrities usually die in threes. These three men all died this week: Gordon Jump Robert Palmer George Plimpton Update: James Joyner has more on Plimpton….