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A moment of silence, please.

Discussion in 'The Lounge' started by Goober, Jan 23, 2004.

  1. Goober

    Goober 1/2 ton status

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    Bob Keeshan passed away today at age 76.

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    For you younger folks, Bob was a big part of the lives of many of us "Boomers". I would sit by the television as a kid just waiting for his show to come on.



    For those of you who don't recognize his name, you probably know him better as Captain Kangaroo.


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    So sad. /forums/images/graemlins/frown.gif

    I remember him well from growing up with his show.
    He will be remembered well and long in my household. /forums/images/graemlins/frown.gif
     
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    Wow....I will always remember his show. I spent many a Saturday morning watching him and Mr. Greenjeans. /forums/images/graemlins/frown.gif

    RIP Captain Kangaroo!
     
  5. nvrenuf

    nvrenuf NONE shall pass! Premium Member

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    Before today I had not thought about the show in a long time. I think now I'm going to try to find the series on tape/dvd so I can buy it for my girls to watch. Good times...
     
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    /forums/images/graemlins/frown.gif I loved Capt. K /forums/images/graemlins/frown.gif
     
  7. powerbitch

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    /forums/images/graemlins/frown.gif Captain Kangaroo was awsome /forums/images/graemlins/frown.gif

    We will sure miss him
     
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    Before he was Capt Kangaroo................He was Clarabelle the Clown on The Howdy Doody Show.........Most of y'all prolly ain't got a clue about Cowboy Bob, Clarabelle, Howdy Doody, Mr Bluster, and Princess Winterspringsummerfall............Dang!...One day ya just wake up and yer older than sh*t.... /forums/images/graemlins/crazy.gif
     
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    Yeap, RIP Captain Kangaroo! BTW, his Bud Mr.
    Green Jeans is Ted Nudget's father.
     
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    [ QUOTE ]
    I would sit by the television as a kid just waiting for his show to come on.


    [/ QUOTE ] Ditto /forums/images/graemlins/frown.gif /forums/images/graemlins/frown.gif /forums/images/graemlins/frown.gif
     
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    i heard today on the radio,that sucks.please support public TV so there is something for our kid's to watch.(all you smart asses ,you'll have kid's one day)ha ha /forums/images/graemlins/k5.gifto /forums/images/graemlins/truck.gif
     
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    BTW, his Bud Mr.
    Green Jeans is Ted Nudget's father.

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    Wouldn't that be interesting?


    Too bad it ain't so: Snopes

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    RIP Captain
     
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    Semper Fi Captain Kangaroo!
     

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