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Marshall Amps Founder Dies At 88

The Associated Press: Ears still ringing from the 1960s? Jim Marshall might be to blame. Marshall was the man behind “The” amplifier, the weapon of choice for guitarists like Jimi Hendrix, Pete Townshend of The Who, and Eric Clapton — “The Marshall.” The sixties superstars’ ear-shattering sounds, blasting first in small clubs and music halls

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Red Bull Founder Passes On

The man behind the energy drink, Chaleo Yoovidhya, passed away at the age of 90. The partnership with Austrian-born Dietrich Mateschitz 28 years ago took the world beverage market by storm. Mateschitz, who visited Thailand in 1982 and discovered Krating Daeng helped cure his jet-lag very quickly. He approached TC Pharmaceuticals with a proposal to

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Cracker Barrel Founder Passes On

Cracker Barrel Founder, Dan Evins, has recently passed on at the age of 76. Before being seated, visitors walk through a “country store” stocked with wares such as rock candy, marmalades and wooden toys. Once at their table, they open a brown-paper menu listing trend-resistant American dishes — hickory smoked country ham, “chicken n’ dumplins,”

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