• Fat Shaming & Drug Abuse: Inside Mama Cass Elliot's Sad Days Before Death

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    The initial story of Mama Cass Elliot dying after choking on a ham sandwich in bed, was hard to shake, and eventually became an urban legend following the July 29, 1974 tragedy .
    “It was latched onto by the press: ‘a star who was famous for their weight, therefore must have died in relation to eating,'” Biographer Eddi Fiegel says in REELZ's new Autopsy: Mama Cass Elliot teaser.
    “Whoever wrote that... is just a schmuck,” adds another source.
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  • The Dark Truth Behind Mama Cass Elliot's Mysterious Ham Sandwich Death

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    Mama Cass Elliot shocked the world when she was found dead, at age 33, inside her London apartment. While it's widely believed that The Mamas and the Papas singer passed away after choking on a sandwich, REELZ's new docuseries, Autopsy: Mama Cass Elliot , investigated the truth behind the young icon's mysterious demise.
    On July 29 of 1974, Elliot finally returned to the apartment, having had no sleep for over 24 hours. One of her dancers, Joe Croyle , was already home. After talking for a while, Elliot told him she was tired and going to have a bath. She also mentioned she was hungry, so...
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