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« on: September 27, 2008, 09:11:50 AM »

CNN just announced Paul Newman has died at 83.

He's been battling cancer and looked really frail in news reports this summer. Bluesad

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« Reply #1 on: September 27, 2008, 09:20:53 AM »

What a shame . . . they don't make them like that anymore.

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« Reply #2 on: September 27, 2008, 09:27:15 AM »

A fine actor and a humanitarian.  RIP

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« Reply #3 on: September 27, 2008, 09:29:01 AM »

Wow...That's a shame.  Iconic Hollywood actor!  He will be missed...

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« Reply #4 on: September 27, 2008, 09:36:37 AM »

I too,just heard this....COOL HAND LUKE is my favorite of many great films he made...

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« Reply #5 on: September 27, 2008, 10:59:19 AM »

Sad news.  Goodnight, Paul.

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« Reply #6 on: September 27, 2008, 11:41:16 AM »

I read that early this morning, he hasn't looked well for a while, I'm sure he is much happier now. Rest well, Paul.

« Reply #7 on: September 27, 2008, 11:43:08 AM »

One hell of an actor, one hell of a person. He will not only be remembered for the roles he has given us, but for what he has done for a lot of people. A truly wonderful person.
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« Reply #8 on: September 27, 2008, 06:57:12 PM »

My condolences to his family.  In addition to his fine acting and race car driving and charitable work (even though I don't agree with his politics) he and his wife Joanne Woodward lived a scandal free life.  Truly remarkable in Hollywood.
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« Reply #9 on: September 27, 2008, 07:00:31 PM »

I didn't know he even passed away until later in the morning as I was watching Formula 1 qualifying and heard that he passed away.  A fine actor and a fine racing co-owner.  He will truly be missed.
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« Reply #10 on: September 27, 2008, 11:38:23 PM »

This has been a bad year for celebrity deaths. Newman was a surprise, but unlike some others, not a shock. He hasn't been looking well.

Think I'll make a salad and watch Slap Shot.
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« Reply #11 on: October 01, 2008, 04:51:58 PM »

R.I.P. Screen legend, no doubt  Bluesad

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