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Mongo Died

Discussion in 'The Okie Corral' started by Bilbo Bagins, Oct 10, 2012.

  1. Bilbo Bagins

    Bilbo Bagins Slacked jawed

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  2. Dennis in MA

    Dennis in MA Get off my lawn

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    Mongo just pawn in game of life.

    IIRC, he was also one of the heavies in Against All Odds with Jeff Bridges and. . . some babe.
     

  3. Rabbi

    Rabbi The Bombdiggity Lifetime Member

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    I saw that. I had no Idea that Mongo was also Mr. Papadapolis.

    RIP
     
  4. Adjuster

    Adjuster

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    I like his characters and all the movies and shows I've seen him in.


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  5. badge315

    badge315

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    "Candygram for Mongo."

    RIP:crying:
     
  6. Psychman

    Psychman NRA Life Member

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    I am very sorry to hear this. RIP Alex.

    I do hope the family decides to do a brain pathology study which would help further research linking multiple concussions to the development of dementia later in life.
     
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  7. nursetim

    nursetim

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    Thank you Mr. Karras for the laughs and entertainment. You will be missed.
     
  8. JohnBT

    JohnBT NRA Benefactor

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    Don't forget Monday Night Football from '74-'76.

    "I'm the bridge between Howard Cosell and Frank Gifford. I'm there to have a little fun."
     
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    Wyoming

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    He was a naturally funny man. I liked it when he was on Johnny Carson explaining the 63 yard field goal.

    Then the goal post were on the goal line. The way he told how he wanted to really get in there and see a guy kick a field goal from the 34 yard line the wrong way.:rofl:
     
  10. JLB768

    JLB768 Old & Grumpy Lifetime Member

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    I remember him playing Porkys brother the sheriff in Porkys.
     
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    ca survivor

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    R.i.p.
     
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  12. dbcooper

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    If you shoot him you'll just make him mad


    [ame="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=28khv-BydeY"]Blazing Saddles - Mongo - YouTube[/ame]
     
  13. 686Owner

    686Owner NRA Life Member

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    Didn't know who he was until I saw the Webster picture. RIP.
     
  14. MtBaldy

    MtBaldy Obie Wan, RIP

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    Thanks for the entertainment. RIP Alex.
     
  15. G19Tony

    G19Tony Sneet CLM

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    Good guy. Sad to see him go. :crying:
     
  16. JimBianchi

    JimBianchi Da Da CLM

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    seanmac45 CLM

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    My favorite comedy movie of all time.