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RIP Julian Bond

Discussion in 'Sports and News' started by Big Circus, Aug 16, 2015.

  1. Big Circus

    Big Circus Well-Known Member

  2. BadgerBeer

    BadgerBeer Well-Known Member

    I have since learned of his role in the civil rights movement but as a kid I knew him from hosting SNL in the early years. RIP
  3. georgealfano

    georgealfano Active Member

    I remember him from the 1968 Democratic Convention. I think somebody tried to nominate him for Vice-President even though he was about seven years too young to be eligible. He had a dignity about him although he could be humorous as in the SNL entry. That was an example of Bond's ability to reach different types of people.
  4. dixiehack

    dixiehack Well-Known Member

    My Wikipedia education for the day. Wow.

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