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Add another name to the "vacation curse" actor Harry Carey Jr.,91, has died

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  1. SleepingWarrior

    SleepingWarrior Well-Known Member VIP

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    If you're a fan of westerns, John Ford and John Wayne movies in particular, you'll know who this was.

    http://news.yahoo.com/western-character-actor-harry-carey-jr-dies-91-224442601.html

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Harry Carey Jr., a character actor who starred in such Westerns as "3 Godfathers" and "Wagon Master," has died. He was 91.
    His daughter, Melinda Carey, said he died Thursday of natural causes surrounded by family at a hospice facility in Santa Barbara, Calif.
    "He went out as gracefully as he came in," she said Friday.
    Carey's career spanned more than 50 years and included such John Ford classics as "She Wore a Yellow Ribbon," ''The Searchers" and "The Long Gray Line." Later in life, he appeared in the movies "Gremlins" and "Back to the Future Part III."
    His memoir, "Company of Heroes: My Life as an Actor in the John Ford Stock Company," was published in 1994.
     
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    He was a solid performer and appeared in dozens of classic westerns. Gotta track down his autobiography. I bet its a great read.

    RIP funnyman.
     
  5. SouthernListen

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    Not THAT Harry Carey! :mad: What do you want me to do? Draw you a picture?! Spell it out for you?! :mad:
     
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    "3 Godfathers" was a much better movie than "The Godfather." I'm not sure how to quantify how much better it was, but much better.
     
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    Stern vacation curse in overdrive!
    How is daddy Bush doing?

    Howard bumping off all these 90 year olds.
    Anyone check on Ben Stern?
     
  9. MrWarmth

    MrWarmth BAMBOOZLED Gold

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    If Bush dies I get a day off. I got my fingers crossed for next Friday :cheer:
     
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    Don Rickles
    86 years old
    :scared:
     
  11. MutteringJohn

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    Cubs win, Cubs win
     
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    How come?
     
  13. Nemo

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    Must have something to do with the Bilderberg Group....or the Free Masons...or the calamari
     
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    It would be ironic that harry carry did not commit suicide...
     
  15. Nibbler

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    This was not a good year for those 90 and over.
     
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    He's only 88. May not happen for another 2 years.
     
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    Is dying at 91 a curse?
     
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    :lol:
     
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    Shouldn't someone at least be connected with the HSS in some way for it to be considered part of "The Curse"?
     
  20. SleepingWarrior

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    I put vacation curse in quotes. What do you want me to do? Draw you a picture??? Spell it out?

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