Tag Archives: Pancreatic Cancer

Obama, Bush and Clinton each delivered ‘panegyrics’ during John Lewis’ funeral

Three presidents honor John Lewis.  Blog King, Mass Appeal ATLANTA — Social distancing be damned, Rep. John Lewis was laid to rest on Thursday during an emotional 3-hour sepulture at Atlanta’s historic Ebenezer Baptist Church where Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. once served. Lewis, arguably Dr. King’s most staunch acolyte, passed away on July 17th amid complications from pancreatic cancer. ...

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Scarface, lead rapper of the “Geto Boys,” diagnosed with the incurable coronavirus

Scarface said he’s COVID-19 positive.  Blog King, Mass Appeal HOUSTON — My lungs playin’ tricks on me? Scarface, lead lyricist of the 90s rap group “The Geto Boys,” joins the list of celebs who’ve tested positive for the novel coronavirus. The 49-year-old rapper (whose real name is Brad Jordan) disclosed his malady on Thursday during a livestream elucidation with fellow ...

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“Geto Boys” star Bushwick Bill deceased following a battle with pancreatic cancer

Geto boys rapper dead from cancer.  Blog King, Mass Appeal HOUSTON — Unfortunately, our minds aren’t playing tricks on us. It’s confirmed. Bushwick Bill, the diminutive member of Houston rap trio “The Geto Boys,” passed away Sunday night amid complications from stage 4 pancreatic cancer. The Jamaican-born artist was 52. Several media outlets reported Bushwick died earlier that morning. Those ...

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