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March 31, 2009 4:34 AM

Commentary: Reading Franklin's book would honor his memory

Dr. John Hope Franklin died of congestive heart failure on Wednesday at the age of 94. BET marked his passing with a criminally brief obituary on its website, bet.com. There followed a posting on the message board from someone called "fefe" who asked: "Was this guy related to Areatha Franklin?"

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