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Message 812644 - Posted: 27 Sep 2008, 15:24:17 UTC

We've lost another great one.......
Paul Newman has passed at the age of 83.
CNN article....
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Message 812648 - Posted: 27 Sep 2008, 15:30:51 UTC

May he rest in peace.


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Message 812659 - Posted: 27 Sep 2008, 16:03:56 UTC - in response to Message 812644.


We've lost another great one.......
Paul Newman has passed at the age of 83.
CNN article....





. . . To Mr. Newman's Family - Condolences - R.I.P. Sir - You shall be Missed


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Message 812663 - Posted: 27 Sep 2008, 16:15:51 UTC

As a person, philanthropist and an actor---a true loss
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Message 812668 - Posted: 27 Sep 2008, 16:22:09 UTC

very sad news indeed.

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Message 812669 - Posted: 27 Sep 2008, 16:23:01 UTC

He was a good man, and used his influence to help many people. He will be missed.
R.I.P. Paul.
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Message 812680 - Posted: 27 Sep 2008, 16:55:58 UTC
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And his non profit company Newman's Own will go on.....
Already having donated over 250 million dollars to charities throughout the world.

The link is a temporary link that Newman's Own set up due to heavy traffic on their normal website.......
There is a good video clip from Paul on it.
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Message 812681 - Posted: 27 Sep 2008, 17:20:35 UTC

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Message 812685 - Posted: 27 Sep 2008, 17:55:58 UTC

Paul Newman 1925-2008---->Especial homenaje
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Message 812695 - Posted: 27 Sep 2008, 18:33:17 UTC

This is very sad day indeed. One of my favorite actors. What a loss. At least we can still enjoy his movies, so his legacy will live on, in more ways than one.
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Message 812740 - Posted: 27 Sep 2008, 21:22:08 UTC

Uli just said it..


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Message 812765 - Posted: 27 Sep 2008, 22:54:39 UTC

what we have here is a failure to communicate
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Message 812771 - Posted: 27 Sep 2008, 23:26:05 UTC - in response to Message 812765.

what we have here is a failure to communicate


Come again?

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Message 812778 - Posted: 27 Sep 2008, 23:46:14 UTC - in response to Message 812771.

what we have here is a failure to communicate


Come again?


I think he ment just the same as me.. as is understandable.. ;-))



I am also sure that PN had a good sence of humor..



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Message 812781 - Posted: 28 Sep 2008, 0:17:17 UTC - in response to Message 812771.
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what we have here is a failure to communicate


Come again?

It's a quote from 'Cool Hand Luke'......starring Paul Newman
That particular quote was not first spoken by Newman, although his character Luke repeats it later in the film.

Here is the entire quote:

What we've got here is failure to communicate. Some men you just can't reach, so you get what we had here last week which is the way he wants it. Well, he gets it. And I don't like it any more than you men.

The captain isn't the only one who utters the words. Later in the movie, the main character, Luke (Paul Newman), still cocky despite being cornered by prison guards, openly mocks the Captain with the famous line.
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Message 812809 - Posted: 28 Sep 2008, 1:48:18 UTC

Paul Newman was the essence of “cool” before being “cool” was even defined. My 2nd favorite actor, we have lost a great man today.
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Message 812818 - Posted: 28 Sep 2008, 2:39:51 UTC

How many hard boiled eggs can you eat on a bet ?

Thanks for the memories Paul Newman !!!
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