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L’art du silence is quieter still.

By • Sep 23rd, 2007 • Category: Asides

Responsible for keeping l’art du silence alive post-WWII, Marcel Marceau inspired countless others including Michael Jackson whose moonwalk was borrowed from Marceau’s Walking Against the Wind. I was fortunate to see him perform once, but I’m sad that I won’t have the chance again. Marceau died yesterday at age 84. No cause of death was given. RIP, Bip.

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