Tim Conway has passed

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  1. geoff_in_nc

    geoff_in_nc Friend of Leo's

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    So sad. He was a brilliant comedic talent.
     
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    One of a kind. RIP

     
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    I read last week that he had Alzheimers and wasn't doing very well. The guy was without a doubt the funniest man iv'e ever seen. His skits on the Carroll Burnett Show were priceless. R.I.P. Mr. Conway.
     
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    One of the insane best RIP
     
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    RIP.
     
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    What a hilarious dude. From McHale's Navy to Carol Burnett and beyond. I always loved how he would get Harvey Korman laughing.
     
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    RIP, and thanks for the laughs.
     
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    I was born in ‘74. When I was a kid, my mom was a big Carol Burnett Show fan. Fond memories of sitting Indian style on the floor watching countless episodes. Conway and Harvey Korman were magic together.

    RIP Tim.
     
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    The Dentist skit above is an all time classic.
    Very funny guy, a sad loss.
    We need all the humor we can get.
     
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    Nice guy. He was a horse racing fan. Wanted to be a jockey at one time. Years ago I worked security at our local horse racing track. Every summer for a weekend they have a fund raising drive for permanently disabled jockeys. All horse tracks do it nation wide on the same day. That year our track raised the most money. Tim Conway came out with Henry Winkler to award the prize. They stayed the complete day. I was assigned to Tim Conway as his security. Both were Funny guys.
     
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    He is dead?

    One of the funniest guys ever. Vale, Tim!
     
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    I just saw this online, thanks for posting geoff.... :(
    My mother LOVED the Carol Burnett Show, and since we only had one TV, I "got" to watch also. The whole cast on that show were brilliant, but Tim was probably the best of the bunch.
    Hard to pick a favorite character.....but probably Mr Tudball, with Carol as "Mizzuss 'a Wiggins". I'm starting to giggle to myself just THINKING about him.....;)
     
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    RIP...ya

    McHales Navy and Burnett.
     
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    He, Carol and Harvey...one of (if not the) funniest trios ever. They made me cry from laughing every week.
     
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    One of the best, RIP.
     
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    loved that guy

    it's weird to think he was one of the last of a whole era of comedy

    comedy has gotten so dark and angry, it's almost not comedy anymore

    RIP Tim!
     
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    RIP.
     
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    now I'm really sad ....what a brilliant mind in comedy , thanks for the non stop chuckles!
     
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