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Wednesday, August 28, 2013

Hall of Famous Missourians: Top Thirteen Nominations for Inductees (PHOTOS)

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3. D.H Peligro

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Only appropriate to have the Dead Kennedys drummer honored. "Let's Lynch the Landlord" is the unofficial anthem of renters in St. Louis!

2. Steve Gerber

He created the character Howard the Duck and wrote numerous comics about it. He was later was a real-life candidate for president as a member of the All-Night Party in the 1976 election, losing to Jimmy Carter and Gerald Ford. (George Lucas then retaliated by making a horrible, horrible live-action film starring Howard the Duck, which bombed.)

1. Brad Pitt

After all, he regrets dropping out of Mizzou! And his parents are still active members of the community here!

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