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The Buzz: Roger Ebert dies at 70

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Tears in the newsroom. Roger Ebert, whose thumb orientation and effortless writing came to stand for movie criticism itself, has died at 70. The Chicago Sun-Times, his employer of 46 years, announced he succumbed to cancer Thursday. His death came just two days after Ebert -- calling him by his first name, in Buzz tradition, would be silly -- announced a "leave of presence" from reviewing...

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