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From CNN: [Dick] Cavett: Gore Vidal Hates Being Dead

Well, I don’t think anyone particularly enjoys it actually.

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Doug Mataconis held a B.A. in Political Science from Rutgers University and J.D. from George Mason University School of Law. He joined the staff of OTB in May 2010 and contributed a staggering 16,483 posts before his retirement in January 2020. He passed far too young in July 2021.


  1. Rufus T. Firefly says:

    I expect being dead is going to be eerily similar to what went on before I was born. I don’t recall having any issues with the prior period of my non-existence, so I don’t anticipate having any complaints about the subsequent one.

  2. Ron Beasley says:
  3. jd says:

    Wonder who he’ll vote for.

  4. al-Ameda says:

    Representative Mike Kelly (R-PA) is braindead and he seems to have no problem with it either.

  5. Bill says:

    @jd: Vidal or Romney’s horse?

  6. Dave E. says:

    @Bill: I didn’t know that either were going to be in Chicago this November.

  7. OzarkHillbilly says:

    What the hell. He’s dead, what’s he care? (one more reason not to buy life insurance)