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79. Rest in peace, Dan...
Thanks for the music. :cry:
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  -Dan Fogelberg dead of prostate cancer at 56 HamstersFromHell  Dec-16-07 05:58 PM   #0 
  - RIP  judaspriestess   Dec-16-07 05:58 PM   #1 
  - Our first dance at our wedding was to "Longer"  Danmel   Dec-16-07 07:37 PM   #41 
     - My dh sang it our wedding  jhain   Dec-17-07 11:23 AM   #111 
     - We did not dance  CRK7376   Dec-17-07 07:54 PM   #126 
  - Oh no.  zanne   Dec-16-07 06:00 PM   #2 
  - Heartbreaking  enlightenment   Dec-16-07 06:05 PM   #3 
  - oh.  Evergreen Emerald   Dec-16-07 06:05 PM   #4 
  - Awww, I loved his Netherlands album in my 20s. RIP, Dan...  babylonsister   Dec-16-07 06:06 PM   #5 
  - One of my favorites. RIP, Dan. nt  Finnfan   Dec-17-07 07:46 AM   #102 
  - Netherlands was the first song I'd ever heard from him  PRETZEL   Dec-17-07 10:49 AM   #108 
  - RIP, Dan  SharonRB   Dec-16-07 06:07 PM   #6 
  - Perfect comparisons...  BrklynLiberal   Dec-16-07 07:23 PM   #36 
  - Nooooo. I am so sorry to hear this.  GreenPartyVoter   Dec-16-07 06:07 PM   #7 
  - So sad. Farewell to the leader of the band.  CreekDog   Dec-16-07 06:08 PM   # 
  - Oh, that's so sad  DesertRat   Dec-16-07 06:08 PM   #8 
  - Met my old lover at the grocery store,  catnhatnh   Dec-16-07 06:34 PM   #16 
  - That's the one song that makes me cry  WolverineDG   Dec-16-07 07:42 PM   #42 
  - That song.....well....  KoKo01   Dec-16-07 08:49 PM   #58 
  - The first time I ever heard that song I was on my way to the grocery store in the rain...  Hekate   Dec-17-07 04:10 AM   #91 
     - I only need to hear the opening chords  Mad_Dem_X   Dec-17-07 07:33 AM   #100 
        - I still get choked up thinking of The Leader of the Band and my dad  Riverman   Dec-17-07 02:46 PM   #114 
           - Yes, Leader of the Band  Mad_Dem_X   Dec-18-07 03:33 PM   #141 
  - LISTEN ....on "You Tube" for folks who don't remember this tune...:  KoKo01   Dec-16-07 08:57 PM   #62 
  - I always feel a little aching sadness when I hear that song....  BrklynLiberal   Dec-16-07 07:24 PM   #37 
     - Me too...it masterfully crystalizes a certain feeling, doesn't it?  deutsey   Dec-16-07 07:46 PM   #43 
     - Yes. Perfectly...and beautifully.  BrklynLiberal   Dec-16-07 08:03 PM   #47 
     - I do too.  DesertRat   Dec-16-07 10:06 PM   #74 
        - Yes - happened in Champaign/Urbana Illinois  dbackjon   Dec-17-07 10:21 AM   #106 
           - Had they but known what they had in their midst...  BrklynLiberal   Dec-18-07 09:35 AM   #136 
  - OMG  seemslikeadream   Dec-16-07 06:10 PM   #9 
  - He was at the U of I when I was  ayeshahaqqiqa   Dec-16-07 06:13 PM   #10 
  - If we get into...  catnhatnh   Dec-16-07 08:18 PM   #52 
  - I'm so sorry--damn, that's young to die. Go in peace Dan. nt  lulu in NC   Dec-16-07 06:14 PM   #11 
  - Captured Angel  no_hypocrisy   Dec-16-07 06:16 PM   #12 
  - Two Links to "You Tube" of My Fave Songs..."Sand and the Foam and "Sketches...False Faces"  KoKo01   Dec-16-07 08:44 PM   #56 
  - OMG....So sad....  The empressof all   Dec-16-07 06:22 PM   #13 
  - RIP Dan and thank you  SalmonChantedEvening   Dec-16-07 06:27 PM   #14 
  - Very sad.  mac56   Dec-16-07 06:30 PM   #15 
  - Please... please gentlemen, get PSA tested at 50 or younger if you have cancer in your family.  Radio_Lady   Dec-16-07 06:44 PM   #17 
  - What's the point?  laptoprepairguy   Dec-17-07 10:24 PM   #132 
     - Early detection can cure cancer AND preserve sexual function.  Brrrp   Dec-18-07 01:18 AM   #134 
     - Perhaps  laptoprepairguy   Dec-19-07 06:01 PM   #143 
     - Laptoprerepair guy, please re-think what you have said. I assume you do not have cancer.  Radio_Lady   Dec-18-07 02:01 PM   #138 
  - Damn... how sad.... He will be missed, yet remembered always  hlthe2b   Dec-16-07 06:45 PM   #18 
  - it is sad when people that young in heart passes away  madrchsod   Dec-16-07 06:48 PM   #19 
  - Gone with the sand and the foam.  MuseRider   Dec-16-07 06:50 PM   #20 
  - you said it well..  mikita   Dec-16-07 06:59 PM   #23 
  - It's not summer until I've heard "Run for the Roses"  Patiod   Dec-17-07 04:12 PM   #119 
     - I do have horses  MuseRider   Dec-17-07 09:31 PM   #129 
  - Too young; so very sad. Get tested; it saves lives.  bear425   Dec-16-07 06:51 PM   #21 
  - Relevant to DU: he donated to Dems, according to newsmeat.com  SCRUBDASHRUB   Dec-16-07 06:53 PM   #22 
  - He is one of my favorites.  bmbmd   Dec-16-07 07:02 PM   #24 
  - My condolences to his family.  Tuesday Afternoon   Dec-16-07 07:03 PM   #25 
  - I loved his music.  Midlodemocrat   Dec-16-07 07:03 PM   #26 
  - Leader of the Band -- always makes me cry. My father  DrZeeLit   Dec-16-07 09:11 PM   #65 
     - Me. too.  Radio_Lady   Dec-18-07 02:06 PM   #139 
  - Very sad. RIP, Dan.  brentspeak   Dec-16-07 07:07 PM   #27 
  - RIP, my friend. And thanks.  liberaltrucker   Dec-16-07 07:12 PM   #28 
  - "And as I turned to make my way back home...  RufusTFirefly   Dec-16-07 07:12 PM   #29 
  - Short Bio of Fogelberg and Titles to His Songs....Here..for those who don't remember ...  KoKo01   Dec-16-07 08:22 PM   #54 
     - There's a place in the world for a gambler  OzarkDem   Dec-16-07 09:00 PM   #64 
     - thanks...  KoKo01   Dec-16-07 09:44 PM   #70 
     - My favorites: Believe in Me and Old Tennessee  lebkuchen   Dec-17-07 10:43 AM   #107 
  - I had such a huge crush on him in the early-mid eighties.  salin   Dec-16-07 07:14 PM   #30 
  - Dan played a song for me personally on the piano when I was in my 20s.  BigBearJohn   Dec-16-07 07:14 PM   #31 
  - Awwww, man. That is so sad.  graywarrior   Dec-16-07 07:17 PM   #32 
  - I walked down the aisle to Longer when I got married ...  RestoreGore   Dec-16-07 07:20 PM   #33 
  - I hate to sound like my mother...but  xxqqqzme   Dec-17-07 01:56 PM   #112 
     - So true  RestoreGore   Dec-17-07 09:21 PM   #128 
  - He got three years after the diagnosis, which is a good run, but still is gone too soon.  Redstone   Dec-16-07 07:21 PM   #34 
  - Awwwwwww. How sad for his family and his fans.....  BrklynLiberal   Dec-16-07 07:23 PM   #35 
  - Oh no.............. love him..........  The Wielding Truth   Dec-16-07 07:35 PM   #38 
  - Rest well Dan ... You were one of the good ones.  Botany   Dec-16-07 07:35 PM   #39 
  - You touched my heart, my friend  Highway61   Dec-16-07 07:36 PM   #40 
  - A great singer-songwriter.  Jeff In Milwaukee   Dec-16-07 07:55 PM   #44 
  - Leader of the Band always chokes me up. Thanks for  chieftain   Dec-16-07 07:56 PM   #45 
  - I cry. I have to turn it off in I'm in the car.  MaineDem   Dec-17-07 06:40 AM   #96 
     - That's the line that really gets me  Mad_Dem_X   Dec-17-07 07:37 AM   #101 
     - That's the line that gets me everytime.  chieftain   Dec-17-07 03:27 PM   #116 
  - I remember seeing Dan in concert  Faith No More   Dec-16-07 08:02 PM   #46 
  - Welcome to DU, Faith No More.  SCRUBDASHRUB   Dec-16-07 08:57 PM   #61 
  - Very, very sad.  Tresalisa   Dec-16-07 08:05 PM   #48 
  - Too young.  sleepyhead   Dec-16-07 08:06 PM   #49 
  - He was my biggest influence...  The Giant Colon   Dec-16-07 08:07 PM   #50 
  - Very sad....we are losing so many of those who spoke to us through MUSIC/LYRICS....  KoKo01   Dec-16-07 08:16 PM   #51 
  - Oh, Dan.  patsified   Dec-16-07 08:18 PM   #53 
  - I think he is the best lyricist ever.  TNDemo   Dec-16-07 08:29 PM   #55 
  - Great lyric!  patsified   Dec-16-07 08:57 PM   #63 
  - So sorry to hear this, he fought a long battle  OzarkDem   Dec-16-07 08:48 PM   #57 
  - I'm so grateful for his music  benny05   Dec-16-07 08:50 PM   #59 
  - guys, please get those prostate exams  Skittles   Dec-16-07 08:50 PM   #60 
  - RIP  UpInArms   Dec-16-07 09:15 PM   #66 
  - Netherlands......  shance   Dec-16-07 09:25 PM   #67 
  - RIP, Dan  ChazII   Dec-16-07 09:25 PM   #68 
  - RIP  someone else   Dec-16-07 09:35 PM   #69 
  - I'm very sad to hear this news.  feminazi   Dec-16-07 09:48 PM   #71 
  - An early influence in  Dragonfly   Dec-16-07 09:59 PM   #72 
  - "The Power of Gold" could be the theme song for the DU culture  TheBorealAvenger   Dec-17-07 08:53 AM   #104 
  - His music profoundly impacted me  Quixote1818   Dec-16-07 10:04 PM   #73 
  - What a loss!  ladym55   Dec-16-07 10:28 PM   #75 
  - Awwww, man, that sucks.  pamela   Dec-16-07 10:32 PM   #76 
  - RIP Dan  DeSwiss   Dec-16-07 10:36 PM   #77 
  - I too loved his music. May he rest in peace  Beaverhausen   Dec-16-07 11:10 PM   #78 
  - Rest in peace, Dan...  GoddessOfGuinness   Dec-16-07 11:10 PM   #79 
  - RIP Dan  fortyfeetunder   Dec-16-07 11:28 PM   #80 
  - We were friends. Sleep sweet  durrrty libby   Dec-16-07 11:30 PM   #81 
  - I loved his music  Chrisy5558   Dec-16-07 11:31 PM   #82 
  - Rest in Peace Dan....  Greylyn58   Dec-16-07 11:34 PM   #83 
  - Rest in peace, Dan Fogelberg...  Mr_Jefferson_24   Dec-16-07 11:54 PM   #84 
  - Snow Turned Into Rain . . .  DarthDem   Dec-17-07 12:56 AM   #85 
  - just for a moment I was back at school...  themartyred   Dec-17-07 01:41 AM   #86 
  - Wow, I guess I really am getting old, because 20 years ago I would have never thought...  Up2Late   Dec-17-07 02:09 AM   #87 
  - Diagnosed in May of '04 - he had advanced prostate cancer -nt  democrat2thecore   Dec-17-07 02:33 AM   #88 
  - Frank Zappa died of it, too, at about the same age.  Brrrp   Dec-18-07 01:23 AM   #135 
  - Letter From Dan Fogelberg  democrat2thecore   Dec-17-07 02:37 AM   #89 
  - Thanks for posting.  sellitman   Dec-17-07 06:32 PM   #124 
  - Very sad...I hadn't thought of him for a long time...  regnaD kciN   Dec-17-07 03:45 AM   #90 
  - I was still prepubescent through most of the height of his popularity.  Gentle Giant   Dec-17-07 04:30 AM   #92 
  - Another memory-maker gone. Dammit to hell.  Ferretherder   Dec-17-07 05:14 AM   #93 
  - I'm heartbroken at this news.  TheGoldenRule   Dec-17-07 05:15 AM   #94 
  - I spent many an hour  Le Taz Hot   Dec-17-07 05:35 AM   #95 
  - Rest well Dan. Your music lives on..n/t  allisonthegreat   Dec-17-07 07:03 AM   #97 
  - This makes me so sad.  pecwae   Dec-17-07 07:11 AM   #98 
  - so sad  FooFootheSnoo   Dec-17-07 07:16 AM   #99 
  - Thank You Dan, RIP n/t  8643   Dec-17-07 08:37 AM   #103 
  - I was thinking of Dan recently  lebkuchen   Dec-17-07 10:18 AM   #105 
  - Just saw it on CNN.  calimary   Dec-17-07 10:59 AM   #109 
  - Whoa.  OmelasExpat   Dec-17-07 11:03 AM   #110 
  - Keep writing, Brother Dan.  FraDon   Dec-17-07 02:37 PM   #113 
  - My Wedding Song  Satbod Elder   Dec-17-07 03:05 PM   #115 
  - Coincidence?  ejbr   Dec-17-07 03:55 PM   #117 
  - I loved his music, Rest in Peace, Dan.  Uncle Joe   Dec-17-07 04:00 PM   #118 
  - He meant a lot to me in my learning years  DainBramaged   Dec-17-07 05:25 PM   #120 
  - Sorry to break this....  iheartobama   Dec-17-07 05:59 PM   #121 
  - If true, so what? That doesn't make his music any less wonderful. RIP Dan. n/t  Tess49   Dec-17-07 06:07 PM   #122 
  - That's despicable  democrat2thecore   Dec-17-07 07:10 PM   #125 
  - I stood maybe 3 feet from him...  maddogesq   Dec-17-07 11:11 PM   #133 
  - He donated to Democrats. Here's a link  DesertRat   Dec-17-07 08:25 PM   #127 
  - Gary Hart, Jerry Brown, Conservation Voters, DNC....and BIG DEAL! -nt  democrat2thecore   Dec-17-07 09:57 PM   #131 
  - God, I just HATE posts like this!  AngryOldDem   Dec-17-07 09:32 PM   #130 
  - Does that really matter??  Mad_Dem_X   Dec-18-07 03:38 PM   #142 
  - Bye Daniel - now back to the stars...thanks for visiting us!  katty   Dec-17-07 06:26 PM   #123 
  - Very sad. RIP Dan  48percenter   Dec-18-07 09:53 AM   #137 
  - To all men age 40 and over please at the earliest setup an  BenDavid   Dec-18-07 02:09 PM   #140 
 

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