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A last goodbye to those who left us this year

Discussion in 'General News from other countries' started by bahn_farang, 30 Dec 2016.

  1. bahn_farang

    bahn_farang Thread Starter Well-Known Member

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    No thanks: respects are for the living; the dead don't care...life inexorably plods on...
     
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    ironically in light of your post, a better life does indeed plod on thanks to some of the names on the list.
     
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    ...better, of course, is in the eye of the beholder.
     
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    ...and, of course, the same to you and yours...
     
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    A significant but not surprising omission is that of Jerome Bruner who passed out this year aged 100 - one of the greats of educational psychology / cognitive development, call it what you will. If memory serves me correctly the Guardian posted his obituary about three months after the event!
     

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