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Old 11-30-2010, 10:59 PM
 
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Good luck, we'll all be counting on you
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Old 12-01-2010, 12:42 PM
 
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Sorry to see him go, very funny guy. Loved the Golden Girls episode with him and Dorothy courting and marriage. Great entertainer.
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Old 12-01-2010, 01:17 PM
 
Location: Houston, TX
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RIP Mr. Nielsen
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Old 12-02-2010, 03:53 PM
 
Location: Orlando, FL
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Every time i see a full body condom I'll think Of Leslie and I'll smile. He will be missed.

SN:I didn't realize that the black guy in the movie was OJ Simpson until maybe 1999
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Old 06-06-2011, 03:15 AM
 
Location: Tennessee/Michigan
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News, The new tombstone on actor Leslie Nielsen's grave in Florida includes the traditional abbreviation for Rest in Peace along with a salute to his favorite jokes.

The South Florida Sun Sentinel said Sunday the epitaph at the comic star's final resting place in Fort Lauderdale reads, "Let 'er RIP," which brings to mind his love of low flatulence humor.

Read more: Leslie Nielsen leaves 'em laughing - UPI.com

Pictures of his grave stones, Leslie Nielsen (1926 - 2010) - Find A Grave Memorial
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Old 06-10-2011, 02:33 PM
 
Location: Matthews, NC
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gas?
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Old 06-10-2011, 02:40 PM
 
Location: Valparaiso, IN
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News, The new tombstone on actor Leslie Nielsen's grave in Florida includes the traditional abbreviation for Rest in Peace along with a salute to his favorite jokes.

The South Florida Sun Sentinel said Sunday the epitaph at the comic star's final resting place in Fort Lauderdale reads, "Let 'er RIP," which brings to mind his love of low flatulence humor.

Read more: Leslie Nielsen leaves 'em laughing - UPI.com

Pictures of his grave stones, Leslie Nielsen (1926 - 2010) - Find A Grave Memorial
Good story. Thanks for sharing this, John! I especially loved Nielsen in Airplane! I've got some of the scenes from that movie memorized word for word. Hilarious! Now, DON'T call me SHIRLEY!

RIP, Leslie!
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Old 06-12-2011, 11:25 AM
 
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I just read a bit on wiki - did you know he was legally deaf most of his life and wore hearing aids? He came from normal (although his dad doesn't sound too nice) humble beginnings and it seems like he managed to hang onto that. Glad he succeeded and had a good life while bringing smiles to ours.
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Old 06-12-2011, 06:54 PM
 
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RIP. He was really great.
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