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Debbie Likes Coke, McVeigh Wants To Croak

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Debbie Likes Coke, McVeigh Wants To Croak

McVeigh Intent To Forego Appeals

An unmatched pair:

1) In case TSG's collection of concert riders makes you think all performers are prima donnas, we present this spartan backstage list from the one and only Ms. Debbie Reynolds. That precious little Christina Aguilera could learn a few things from this classy, old-school broad. (1 page)

2) While lacking the "Let's do it" panache of Gary Gilmore, Timothy McVeigh is also itching to croak. The Oklahoma City bomber just filed this notice in federal court in Denver disclosing his intent to drop appellate actions, while requesting that an execution date be set. McVeigh, convicted of killing 168 people in the April 1995 bombing of the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building, stated that he is "fully competent to make this decision." Hey, if he doesn't have a problem with it... (2 pages)