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Oh no, Boston Lead Singer Dead at 55

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New Hampshire authorities are investigating the death of Boston lead singer Bradley Delp, who was found dead in his home at the age of 55.

WGIR is reporting that police responded to Delp's residence in the small town of Atkinson for a reported untimely death.

Investigators said Delp was apparently alone at the time of his death, but found no indication of foul play.

More Here and Here.

RIP Delp

I grew up listening to a lot of Boston. It's sad to see him taken so young Sad

so what?

What does the death of a middle-aged rock singer have to do with linux? Was he having sex with a penguin? Or was he snorting a powdered Ubuntu CD?

Re: so what?

It has as much to do with Linux as the Academy Awards do, but you didn't seem to mind that post at all.

http://tuxmachines.org/node/13766

I was being facetious. The

I was being facetious. The part about snorting powdered ubuntu cds should have been a clue.

powdered ubuntu cds

I got a good chuckle from that phrase.

I understand that snorting those powdered ubuntu cds turns your brain into cottage cheese--nearly as bad as installing the unpowdered version Smile

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