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Roger Ebert, young, thumbs up
Roger Ebert was the first – and for several years the only – film critic to claim a Pulitzer Prize.   Photo by © Photo by Stephen Shugerman/Getty Images
Roger Ebert, Joe Leydon at SXSW 2011
Roger Ebert and Joe Leydon at SXSW 2011 Courtesy photo
Roger Ebert, head shot
Even when cancer treatments denied him the ability to speak, Ebert continued to write – prodigiously, obsessively – with a gleeful industriousness that could make his contemporaries look like just so many slacker. Photo by Lucas Jackson/Reuters
Siskel and Ebert
Thanks in large part to Roger Ebert and Gene Siskel, film criticism enjoyed a boom period in the United States stretching from the late ‘70s to the mid-‘90s. NediaPlayer.com
Roger Ebert, very young
A young Roger Ebert. NPR.org