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Message 1476884 - Posted: 14 Feb 2014, 4:01:49 UTC

And this makes the 3rd for the week :-(

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Ralph Waite, known to millions as John Walton Sr. on the warmhearted 1970s TV series The Waltons – and, more recently, as the Mark Harmon character's father, Jackson "Jack" Gibbs, on the CBS hit NCIS – died at his Palm Desert home at about 11 a.m. Thursday, according to the Desert Sun. He was 85.


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Message 1476906 - Posted: 14 Feb 2014, 5:22:37 UTC

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Message 1476955 - Posted: 14 Feb 2014, 7:20:48 UTC

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Message 1477102 - Posted: 14 Feb 2014, 12:49:31 UTC

Requiescat in pace Ralph Waite (1928-2014).


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Message 1477142 - Posted: 14 Feb 2014, 15:21:53 UTC

I wonder how NCIS will deal with this.


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Message 1477313 - Posted: 14 Feb 2014, 21:04:35 UTC - in response to Message 1477142.  

I wonder how NCIS will deal with this.

I'm sure that they'll work something out.

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Message 1477425 - Posted: 15 Feb 2014, 2:05:37 UTC - in response to Message 1477313.  

I wonder how NCIS will deal with this.

I'm sure that they'll work something out.

Either they already have a possible exit canned, or they will do some medical exit such as a heart attack.


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Message 1477693 - Posted: 15 Feb 2014, 19:10:28 UTC - in response to Message 1477425.  

I wonder how NCIS will deal with this.

I'm sure that they'll work something out.

Either they already have a possible exit canned, or they will do some medical exit such as a heart attack.

I figure Gibbs will get word he had a heart attack and he'll go to town to handle everything, and somehow it will tie into whatever the rest of the team is working on. Or maybe he won't go, but he'll be unusually moody and flashbacky while he's working on a case. I somehow don't think they'll go with Jackson being murdered and Gibbs going to solve it.
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Message 1477695 - Posted: 15 Feb 2014, 19:13:16 UTC

I liked the way The West Wing handled John Spencer's death, although it cost Alan Alda the Presidency.


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Message 1477697 - Posted: 15 Feb 2014, 19:17:06 UTC - in response to Message 1477695.  

R.I.P.


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Message 1477768 - Posted: 15 Feb 2014, 21:55:29 UTC

Long time fan-was thrilled when he came onto NCIS....during the day I have the TV on when I'm doing stuff. Not necessarily watching and he came on as a priest in Days of Our Lives.

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