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ken

/ken/ 1. Ken Thompson

2. A flaming user. This was originated by the Software Support group at Symbolics because the two greatest flamers in the user community were both named Ken.
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When my son was asked which luxury item he would take for his Desert Island Discs choice, he replied his second copy of Ken Dodd and the Diddymen - as he was sure he'd wear out the first
But while his fans knew his public persona as a loud, confident entertainer, the real Ken Dodd was careful to keep his private life completely separate.
Ken and his colleagues survived thanks to the help of friends and human rights groups.
However, it does mark the most diverse Ken squad to date.
Ken, then 22, began chatting to pretty blue-eyed conductress Shirley on the Red and White route - and now they are about to celebrate 60 years together.
Rush said: "I knew Ken far better than any other journalist because we first met when I was a very young player with Liverpool and we just seemed to enjoy a rapport.
Ken will be seen finding out about Peter's plight from Carla Connor (Alison King) and appear alongside his wife Deirdre (Anne Kirkbride).
Little did Ken know as he asked her to dance that this would be the start of a romance lasting more than 60 years.
Ken is survived by his loving wife of 40 years, Carole, son Troy and his wife Stephanie along with their daughters Inara and Kalie, son Ryan, sisters Donna Jean Innes and Maxine (Don) Holbrough, brothers Edward and Grant (Anne) Innes, and many nieces and nephews along with their children.
I also love how knowledgeable Ken is about all of the used horns he sells on consignment.
Following our report Taff discovered that Ken had died in 1984.
She said that Ken, whose hobby was photography, had travelled from his home in Wattstown to nearby Pontypridd to get some pictures developed.