Monday, March 28, 2011

There Were Giants In Those Days

Joe Bageant, 1946-2011

After a vibrant life, Joe Bageant died yesterday following a four-month struggle with cancer. He was 64. Joe is survived by his wife, Barbara, his three children, Timothy, Patrick and Elizabeth, and thousands of friends and admirers. He is also survived by his work and ideas.

According to Joe's wishes, he will be cremated. His family will hold a private memorial service.

I hate it when I can't sleep and go online to news like this. R.I.P. Joe, you will be missed.


Fearguth said...

Sorry, Pygalgia, but it's not enough to say Joe Bageant will be missed. Try again.

pygalgia said...

Not my post, man. Posted by one of my co-bloggers, Sweaterman. But your complaint is duly noted.