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Sad news: Oscar Peterson died

 
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CNN - Jazz great Oscar Peterson dead at 82.

He really was one of the greats.
 
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more sad news today
CNN 12 Stories building collapse in Alexandria Egypt
This building happen to be on my street, and I witnessed the collapse.
 
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Originally posted by Ahmed Yehia:
more sad news today
CNN 12 Stories building collapse in Alexandria Egypt
This building happen to be on my street, and I witnessed the collapse.

I feared that hundreds of people had been killed, but the article spoke of three to five deaths.

Apparently, the building had already been ordered torn down or renovated; perhaps the police had earlier ordered that it be vacated.
 
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Back to the original thread,

Oscar was great! A college roommate turned me on to him and I've been a fan ever since.

We'll miss you Oscar!
 
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I don't know why, but piano normally doesn't do much for me. There are only a few players that I really like: Thelonious Monk, Abdullah Ibrahim, Bill Evans, Red Garland, Ahmad Jamal, Oscar Peterson...
 
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