RIP Roger Ebert!

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agnesrob
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RIP Roger Ebert! - Thu, 04/4/13 8:00 PM
RIP Roger! Now you and Gene can review movies together from the great beyond! 

ann peeples
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Re:RIP Roger Ebert! - Thu, 04/4/13 8:28 PM
Agree, agnesrob. Loved the reviews!

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Re:RIP Roger Ebert! - Thu, 04/4/13 11:23 PM
Two thumbs up and two great losses

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Re:RIP Roger Ebert! - Fri, 04/5/13 6:51 AM
FriedClamFanatic


Two thumbs up and two great losses
That's good Fried Clam!  They were a pair and I thought they got people to go see movies with their reviewing style.


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Re:RIP Roger Ebert! - Fri, 04/5/13 7:44 AM
He has long been my favorite movie reviewer.  Great writer and from what I have heard, a really good person, too.

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Re:RIP Roger Ebert! - Fri, 04/5/13 10:14 AM
When I was a journalism student at Northwestern University's Medill School of Journalism, I remember that I had to go to the Chicago Sun-Times newsroom for some reason or other, and I saw Roger Ebert there, in his distinctive trench coat.  I got to speak to him for a minute, and he couldn't have been nicer.

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Re:RIP Roger Ebert! - Fri, 04/5/13 12:37 PM
A wonderful collection of quotes from his reviews: http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2013/04/04/roger-ebert-s-10-best-reviews-and-10-best-zingers.html
 
Roger Ebert was what Pauline Kael pretended to be: Simply the best movie reviewer ever.

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Re:RIP Roger Ebert! - Fri, 04/5/13 6:41 PM
What I really liked about Siskel and Ebert was that it was apparent that they really liked movies! I didn't always agree with them but felt they were a great team.

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Re:RIP Roger Ebert! - Fri, 04/5/13 9:54 PM
Always enjoyed Siskel and Ebert both were honest and passionate in their reviews.

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Re:RIP Roger Ebert! - Sat, 04/6/13 3:31 AM
Kinda feel that it's a good thing they're both taking in a Heavenly Matinee with all the special effects TRASH that's coming out of Follywood and anyone elses computer.

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Re:RIP Roger Ebert! - Sat, 04/6/13 3:53 AM
Ebert was a good writer and a perceptive critic. I always enjoyed reading reading him I will miss reading  him. 
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