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Tim Conway Passed Away 1933-2019

Discussion in 'TV Shows' started by atcolomb, May 14, 2019.

  1. atcolomb

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    Tim Conway who made it more fun to watch The Carol Burnett Show past away this morning at age 85.
     
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    :(
    He was my favorite part of TCBS
    Seeing them break and laugh was always a highlight of the show.

    RIP Dorf.
     
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    Tim Conway was such a talented guy, and a joy to watch every time he was on-screen. He'll be missed.
     
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    One of the funniest men ever
     
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    Last night I watched Doris Day's last CBS special from 1975 and one of the guest stars was Tim Conway. :unsure:
     
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    just have to look him and you laugh. so rare. Rowan Atkinson has it, Don Knotts had it. and TC.

    so glad I got McHale's Navy not long ago.
     
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    Another shocking loss. A great show biz icon who gave us many, many hours of pleasure. That's the best epitaph one could have. R.I.P.
     
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    May God bless you, funnyman. Now go crack Harvey up, again!
     
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    That's why we love DVD and Blu Ray. These great stars will never be lost to us as their performances live on.
    RIP funny guy.
     
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    As I've said before, we're losing so many greats and acquiring so few. I guess younger generations may disagree since they've probably never even heard of this incredibly talented man. In that case, the ball continues to bounce I suppose, but I do hope mentors of current comedians [and other professionals from all walks of life] will tell the story of where they got their "game" from because these days, it's almost never original.

    R.I.P. to an icon in the game.
     
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    “I got this bag when I was in Australia.” [beat, supressed smile] “That’s real KO-AHH-LA!”
     
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    Doris Day and now this. It is making one start to feel their mortality. RIP
     
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    So funny as Ensign Parker, teamed up with DOn Knotts, Dorf and a regular on Carol Burnett. "Miss Wiggins" in that funny accent, his slow walk - just hilarious. RIP sir. Prayers for his family.
     
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    Truly a comedic genius that spanned many many generations, thank those of us that are older only remember him from McHale's Navy, The Carol Burnett Show, the film's with Don Knotts, or takes with him and Harvey Korman doing Dorff. I know many of the younger generation know his voice because he along with his original TV co-star Ernest Borgnine we're the heroes of a little show called SpongeBob SquarePants Tim is Barnacle Boy to Ernie's Mermaid Man. A lot of years, and a lot more laughs, thank you sir you have enriched and made my life better for just taking a moment to make me laugh rest in peace.

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    Each one phenominal. Together a magical team. RIP Tim Conway. Thank you for countless laughs. 9F03FEDD-08E9-41E0-B250-D6810D8C5933. EF97DA32-9AC7-4666-B97E-CA0055509B07.
     

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