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RIP, Larry Hagman

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Posted November 27, 2012

Actor and director (Son of Blob) Larry Hagman has died. The Guardian has an obituary. Joe O’Shea wrote a profile on Hagman’s birthday last September, which included Hagman talking about what he wanted done with his remains: “I would like to be minced. Did you ever see Fargo, when they put the guy in the chipper and his feet are sticking out?…Then I would like to be spread over half an acre of land. Then I want to spread some wheat over there, and then some marijuana seeds. At the end of the year you harvest me for a huge cake — and serve it up for my birthday. I want a big party for guests to come and dance for three days.”

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