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North Pond Hermit Is No Robin Hood
Writer/Editor; Music Publisher
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Dead Folks, 2009: The Missed and the Not Missed
Award-Eligible Film Legend, Goddess, and Lush
Here's my own brief look at some of the more notable celebrity deaths of 2009. As always, they fall into two categories: "The Good Riddance List" and "The Folks We'll Miss List."
Ron Silver: A Great Friend, A Great Actor
Author, former U.S. Senate staffer, and Executive Producer of ...
I'm one of the lucky ones who got to work with Ron.
The West Wing
was the perfect place for us to join forces professionally--a political operative got to write a political show and a political activist got to play a political operative.
Mourning the Death of Ron Silver
In the wake of 9/11, Silver transformed himself from a liberal darling to a libertarian antagonist. Ron's was a mind that was always seeking, no matter what the cost to his career or social status.
Ron Silver, Remembered
When I was 12, Ron got my sister and me drunk. He knew we were bored and asked if we wanted a little vodka in our Coke. I've always loved Ron for that. He treated us like people, even though we weren't yet.
Ron Silver Was a Mensch
Filmmaker, Brave New Films
He was always engaging and good-natured about our political differences. No matter how intense the political disagreement he was never a name-caller or shouter. He was a gentleman, and he will be missed.
Ron Silver and the Courage of Conviction
Pollster and communications specialist
When people talk about that rare individual who practices what they preach, who lives the courage of their convictions, they are talking about Ron Silver.
A Tribute to Ron Silver
CNN political commentator
As a fan of his movies and television roles, I will miss his acting. But as a political hyperbolist who sometimes goes too far, I will miss his civility even more.
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Ron Silver isn't a Racist, You Are
Writer, 'Real Time with Bill Maher'
How did Ron Silver not have a blog? It's like Paris Hilton not having gonorrhea. You just assumed it was there and no one told you, because it was so obvious. But it's true; Ron Silver didn't have a blog. Until now.
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