BBC reporting: Charles Manson dead at 83

The BBC is reporting that Charles Manson, mastermind of the Tate-LaBianca Murders in 1969, has died at the age of 83 after four decades in prison.

The original BBC coverage can be found here.

And I hope I'm not being too much of a dick when I reveal my reaction to be:

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thanatokephaloides's picture

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"Some members of the government are now investigating opioid pain killers but they are investigating the wrong thing. Despair-masking drugs are not the problem. Despair is."
-- featheredsprite

detroitmechworks's picture

@thanatokephaloides Of course this one always makes me laugh my ass off...

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You can't expect to wield Supreme Military power, just cause some corporate tosser lobbed a contract at you!

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@detroitmechworks

Not bad at all.

@thanatokephaloides Of course this one always makes me laugh my ass off...

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"Some members of the government are now investigating opioid pain killers but they are investigating the wrong thing. Despair-masking drugs are not the problem. Despair is."
-- featheredsprite

Steven D's picture

Cheney, Bush, Kissinger - oh well, I suppose it can be recycled.

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"You can't just leave those who created the problem in charge of the solution."---Tyree Scott

thanatokephaloides's picture

@Steven D

I would have saved that video for Cheney, Bush, Kissinger - oh well, I suppose it can be recycled.

Especially since there's more than one of them these days.

This tune has been the "go-to" for mild (i.e., harmless) gloating at the death of any ultra dick for the whole 70 years it's been around, So it's mot going away!

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"Some members of the government are now investigating opioid pain killers but they are investigating the wrong thing. Despair-masking drugs are not the problem. Despair is."
-- featheredsprite