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Old 11-05-2008, 09:23 PM
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The man was great at what he did. For any author to come up with such amazing ideas, and so many amazing ideas, is astounding. Mr. Chrichton was as unique a writer as Van Gogh was a painter. The literary world has indeed, lost a genius. The Jules Verne of our time.
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Old 11-06-2008, 11:10 AM
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I was very surprised, obviously as he kept his illness private from the public. However, I've long been a fan of his ideas and the films and television work he was involved in. It's a great shame.
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Old 11-06-2008, 11:58 AM
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THE ANDROMEDA STRAIN is still an amazing piece of work today. Crichton won't be forgotten any time soon.
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makes me sad that he died of the very think I'm currently facing.
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Old 11-06-2008, 10:23 PM
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Buffs..he didn't get tested, he didn't know until it was too late. You are not him.

I'm of the opinion that if there is only a 5% chance of surviving a particular cancer, there is no reason at all I cannot be in that 5%.

YOU are not Michael Crichton.
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