The Who2 Blog May 2011

Arlene Francis, Accidental Killer

Photo of Arlene Francis with her hair in a classic 1950s hairdo and a smile, from the shoulders up

"Actor and game show panelist Arlene Francis took the blame for one of the stranger accidental deaths on record,
when an exercise dumbbell fell from her eighth-story Manhattan apartment
and killed a man who had just emerged from the popular Le Pavilli

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Gil Scott-Heron: The Funeral Will Not Be Televised

"The revolution will not give your mouth sex appeal.
The revolution will not get rid of the nubs.
The revolution will not make you look five pounds thinner,
Because the revolution will not be televised, Brother."

Gil Scott-Heron has died at age 62.  The news came out today via a tweet from his publisher, Jamie Byng.  No cause of death was announced.

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