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Michael Crichton passed away :(

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  1. cressidakiller

    cressidakiller New Member

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    phyregod !!YTINASNI

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    Thats the guy who wrote "Jurassic Park". Among other books.

    Creative guy. RIP.
     
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    E_SolSi Member of the 20 nut club Moderator VIP

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    dacheat ..is grounded.

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    yeah i heard that in a radio news blurb between meetings today - sucko....first book i ever read of his was 'sphere' - i was hooked and never stopped reading him.

    rip.


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    cressidakiller New Member

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    seems to be so many celeb deaths this year. maybe he couldn't take the O news ;)
     
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    Luis998 Honda Enthusiast

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    Holy cow. That's such a shame.
     
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    FLounder power hungry VIP

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    i heard the news earlier... really sucks :(

    he was a really smart guy, one of my favorite authors. ive read almost every one of his books.
     
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    He was a damn fine writter. RIP
     
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    RIP =(

    I read Sphere, Congo, Jurassic Park, The Lost World, Airframe, and The Andromeda Strain.

    Great writer.
     
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    BrutalB83 Brutal Moderator Moderator VIP

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    Michael Crichton was awesome! Honestly, I wish they would have made some of the movies based on his books more like his actual books...I think they would have been much better (not that they weren't decent though)...
     
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    yeah, couple movies sucked, and some were pretty diff. dunno whats going on w/ the book he was working on.
     
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