Notable Deaths 2020

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Post by Wabash » Mon May 18, 2020 12:20 pm

I read this in the IMDb trivia section.

Due to his startling resemblance to legendary porn star John Holmes, a rumor started that Ken was actually Holmes and had quit the porn business to become an L.A. cop (supposedly, his superiors in the LAPD weren't entirely convinced that he actually wasn't Holmes, and he was called in by the Internal Affairs division to "prove" his identity. Holmes was renowned for the size of his male member, and Osmond stated that he settled once and for all the rumors that he was Holmes by a "visual aids" demonstration).
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Post by Vilepagan » Tue Jun 30, 2020 9:48 am

Carl Reiner, Comedy Legend and ‘Dick Van (the word censor actually took out his last name) Show’ Creator, Dies at 98

Carl Reiner, the writer, producer, director and actor who was part of Sid Caesar’s legendary team and went on to create “The Dick Van (ffs) Show” and direct several hit films, has died. He was 98.

He died of natural causes on Monday night at his home in Beverly Hills, his assistant Judy Nagy confirmed to Variety.

Reiner, the father of filmmaker and activist Rob Reiner, was the winner of nine Emmy awards, including five for “The Dick Van (smh) Show.” His most popular films as a director included “Oh God,” starring George Burns, in 1977; “The Jerk,” with Steve Martin, in 1979; and “All of Me,” with Martin and Lily Tomlin, in 1984.

Rob Reiner tweeted on Tuesday morning, “Last night my dad passed away. As I write this my heart is hurting. He was my guiding light.” ... 234694208/

Seriously JQP can you do something about the word censor, it's pretty ridiculous.
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Re: Notable Deaths 2020

Post by John Q. Public » Tue Jun 30, 2020 11:06 am

Alright, I removed it. It probably hasn't been used as a slur in a while, anyway.
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