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Old 06-30-2009, 01:43 AM   #11
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My local news station said it was true.
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Its fake.
The AP thing says 'monday june 30'
Which is it?
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Old 06-30-2009, 01:48 AM   #12
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Old 06-30-2009, 01:48 AM   #13
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They said quickly on TV that Rick Astley is dead but they had no details on it.
I guess this scammer got them too.

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Which is it?
No man its fake. the news station got scammed.
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Old 06-30-2009, 01:52 AM   #14
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That links back to the original story. Not very credible.

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Sadly yes. He passed away in his German hotel room. At this time I think the cause of death is unknown, but it's beginning to be reported in the UK and most major German news outlets are covering the story.
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Old 06-30-2009, 01:55 AM   #15
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A few forums i have read seem to point towards 4chan being behind it..I don't go there so i wouldn't know about that.
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A few forums i have read seem to point towards 4chan being behind it..I don't go there so i wouldn't know about that.
Yeah just seen a comment "ah you clever bastard. Coming over from 4chan".
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Yeah, it's them guys.
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Old 06-30-2009, 02:04 AM   #18
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better change the title of this thread before Dude-se comes online or he will keel over with a heart attack
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Old 06-30-2009, 02:06 AM   #19
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Good idea.
Why do people keep doing this?
It makes no sense to me why they would to make people think all these people are dead.
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Old 06-30-2009, 02:08 AM   #20
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Do a google search of "rick astley dead" look at the millions of people talking about it. That's where they get their kicks from.
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