This list was submitted by Canucklehead on Sunday, January 14th, 2007 at 10:02 PM PST for The 2007 Lee Atwater Invitational Dead Pool.
|Points||Celebrity||Date of Death||Age|
|10||Run Run Shaw||January 6th, 2014||106|
|8||Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn||August 3rd, 2008||89|
|7||Kurt Vonnegut||April 11th, 2007||84|
|6||Saddam Hussein||December 29th, 2006||69|
|5||Tom Poston||April 30th, 2007||85|
|4||Harry Morgan||December 7th, 2011||96|
|2||Gloria Stuart||September 26th, 2010||100|
|1||Kim Jong-il||December 18th, 2011||70|
|12 points||2 hits|
His high-protein, low-carbohydrate approach to weight loss differed radically from the conventional wisdom of the medical establishment, and was widely criticized as risky. Nevertheless, Atkins steadfastly maintained that his dietary recommendations would lead to nothing more dangerous than a diminished sense of balance. He died of injuries sustained when he fell and hit his head on the sidewalk.
(d) April 17th, 2003