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The curse of the J's

Discussion in 'Off Topic [BG]' started by IAMERICCOCHRANE, Sep 12, 2003.


  1. Why is it that alot of musicians or actors with a J in there first name always die young? Think about it; Jimi Hendrix, Janis Joplin, Jim Morrison, Jaco Pastorius, John Ritter, John Candy, etc etc...



    See if you can think of any other musicians or actors that dies young with a J in there name.
     
  2. Wrong Robot

    Wrong Robot Guest

    Apr 8, 2002
    must be from smoking to many Js:meh:
     
  3. John Entwhistle (sp?)

    i noticed that a lot of musicians tend to die between 50 and 60!
     
  4. Joey Ramone, Joe Strummer
     
  5. johhny cash
     
  6. Dave Castelo

    Dave Castelo

    Apr 19, 2000
    Mexico
    he died young? :confused:
     
  7. Gabe

    Gabe

    Jan 21, 2003
    john denver
     

  8. crap, uhhhhh, ummmmm, YEH! Man... dude, 73 is like.. really young these days.... uhhh, yehhh..:rolleyes:
     
  9. I hope I don't die early (my name is Jake)
     
  10. SoComSurfing

    SoComSurfing Mercedes Benz Superdome. S 127. R 22. S 12-13.

    Feb 15, 2002
    Mobile, Al
    Jim Croce
     
  11. temp5897

    temp5897 Guest

    Yeah, why don't all those actors/musicians with a first name starting with Q die young?
     
  12. Wrong Robot

    Wrong Robot Guest

    Apr 8, 2002
    Quail-man died pretty young....6 I think :p
     
  13. Blackbird

    Blackbird Moderator Supporting Member

    Mar 18, 2000
    California
    11 posts and no mention of John Lennon?:eek:
     
  14. HOLY CRAP!!! How could I forget?! :(:(

    *hangs head in shame*

    RIP..
     
  15. erik II

    erik II

    Jul 11, 2000
    Oslo, Norway
    John Belushi
    James Dean
     
  16. It's probably a selection effect - you notice names that start with an unusual letter like J more, and they are fairly common.

    Also, add Jeff Buckley to the list.
     
  17. Julius Caesar...


    Sorry,we're reading about him in English:meh:
     
  18. erik II

    erik II

    Jul 11, 2000
    Oslo, Norway
    Jayne Mansfield
     
  19. With a trend like this i think JT should watch his back.:eek:











    and for a side note: If you read this JT and find it's time to make out the will, could you let me get one of those Conklins?;) :D
     
  20. Blackbird

    Blackbird Moderator Supporting Member

    Mar 18, 2000
    California
    Hey, leave Quincy Jones alone.