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(Chicago Sun-Times)   Woman dies on her 110th birthday. Perhaps the surprise party was a bad idea   (suntimes.com) divider line 29
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2012-02-03 09:35:42 AM  
SUPRISE!!!

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2012-02-03 09:37:45 AM  
Why is this Sad? The woman lived to 110! That's pretty god damn good, I think.
 
2012-02-03 09:38:08 AM  
 
2012-02-03 09:39:18 AM  
If it happened on her eleventy-first, I'd have said that maybe she just put the Ring on and disappeared.

One year too early.
 
2012-02-03 09:43:54 AM  
The candles blew her out.
 
2012-02-03 09:44:02 AM  
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2012-02-03 09:44:35 AM  

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Touhou reference? On Fark? Word?
 
2012-02-03 09:47:44 AM  
+1 on the headline, Subby.
 
2012-02-03 09:49:29 AM  
She got what everyone gets..one lifetime..

Headline upgrades subby to "magnificent bastard" status
 
2012-02-03 09:49:44 AM  
I just can't find it sad. She lived to 110, and by all accounts, had a rich, full life and died quietly in her sleep.

/Awesome tag needed
 
2012-02-03 09:55:57 AM  
And she was the wife of Ernst Ising and had a PhD in economics herself. RIP interesting lady.
 
2012-02-03 09:56:00 AM  

Amos Quito: +1 on the headline, Subby.

 
2012-02-03 09:56:17 AM  
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2012-02-03 09:58:44 AM  
Hundred and ten? How'd she die?

/How'd she die? She fell of her Harley at Bike Week.
 
2012-02-03 10:00:40 AM  
Liver sausage and butter? Ew, no. Liver sausage and a nice mustard, now you're talking.
 
2012-02-03 10:01:16 AM  
Is the body still warm?
 
2012-02-03 10:03:27 AM  
how ironic that she would DIE on her BIRTHday.
 
2012-02-03 10:11:24 AM  

cbackous: how ironic that she would DIE on her BIRTHday.


Even more so than rain on her wedding day. Alanis has a new line for her song.
 
2012-02-03 10:12:04 AM  
RIP Old Lady
 
2012-02-03 10:14:40 AM  
www.lefthandedtoons.com
 
2012-02-03 10:18:23 AM  

Toquinha: Good idea, bad idea. (new window)


Thanks, I just spent 15 minutes clicking through all those. That was WAY better than being productive.
 
2012-02-03 10:30:40 AM  

cbackous: how ironic that she would DIE on her BIRTHday.


Last week, I had an aunt die on her 99th birthday. Several cousins who called to say Happy Birthday were shocked to be told, "Sorry to tell you, but she just passed away."

//rly
 
2012-02-03 10:30:58 AM  
40,177.5 days old.

That's a lot of sunrises.
 
2012-02-03 11:05:45 AM  
That's how I want to go, on my 110th birthday...
 
2012-02-03 11:31:37 AM  
Only 30 people are left in the entire world that were born in the 1800's.

Time is undefeated.
 
2012-02-03 03:02:18 PM  

Boondock3806: Toquinha: Good idea, bad idea. (new window)

Thanks, I just spent 15 minutes clicking through all those. That was WAY better than being productive.


Glad I'm not the only one.

/don't miss those 15 minutes
 
2012-02-03 03:47:11 PM  
I liked the fact that she lived to be that old and loved to eat sausages and butter sandwiches.
 
2012-02-03 03:51:23 PM  
Makes you think.
 
2012-02-03 04:28:39 PM  
I never feel sad when old people die, that is anyone above 75. I don't hate old people but I just don't feel sad. I feel sad when young people die and especially sad when children die. I suppose it has to do with the fact that when people reach 75 or older they have lived a life and to be quite frank in most cases are only hanging on and would not be doing anything significant beyond that point.

I don't feel sad when someone drops their glass after finishing their beer and I don'ty feel sad when someone dies after having lived their life.
 
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