William Shatner Feels 'Awful' He's Unable To Attend Leonard Nimoy's Funeral

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  1. chapped

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    William Shatner sent out a series of Tweets on Saturday expressing his grief over the loss of one his "dearest friends," Leonard Nimoy.

    Sadly, due to a prior commitment that poses a scheduling conflict, Shatner is unable to attend Nimoy's funeral on Sunday.

    "I am currently in FL as I agreed to appear at the Red Cross Ball tonight. Leonard's funeral is tomorrow. I can't make it back in time," heexplained, adding in another Tweet, "I feel really awful. Here I am doing charity work and one of my dearest friends is being buried."
     
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    William Shatner will have to hire pall bearers.
     
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    Take a good look at Howard's face and head, now imagine that fucker bald without the obvious wig

    One of the ugliest fuckers on the planet.
     
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    Seems so. He was always available to anyone that wanted to talk to him for years via interview until he hit it big a 4th time with Denny Crane. Then he became too important.
     
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    I was always under the impression that he and Nimoy were really close. All the other cast hated him.


    On a positive note, George will take this opportunity to crack on Shatner, so we have that to look forward to.
     
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    They were friends. Nimoy was the only one that could stand him on the set.
     
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    "He's dead Jim."
     
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    It's logical - he doesn't want to cancel his charity obligation. Spock would have wanted it that way. :punk:
     
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    Well, this is much better than the "invitation was lost in the mail" excuse for missing George Takai's wedding.
     
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    I thought Bill was Mr. "Say Yes"! I guess that doesn't apply to close friends funerals...

    At least his prior commitment is for charity(I'm hoping) and not some stupid paintball tournament he's hosting.
     
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    bet anyone 100 bucks that Bill already had is appearance fee increese by at least 50%
     
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    Jesus. Ask the Red Cross for a rain check, Jim.

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    But he will send a beautiful deli platter to the wake of his dearest friend.
    Such a good person.
     
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    what a bullshit excuse. the charity ball won't fall apart if this ego maniac isn't there. he should shoot them some $$ and leave.

    RIP mr spock. :sad:
     
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    I think Nimoy was one of the few who liked Shatner (Doohan hated him, IIRC, and I know Takei does).

    But having said that, Shatner is one of the biggest POS's out there. Wasn't be seen making out with some young broad days after his wife's funeral?
     
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    bullshit a la Howard Stern...Nimoy wasn't relevant enough any more for Bill. I'd like to hear Takei's take on this one.