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OT: Norm Macdonald passes away (Age 61)

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OT: Norm Macdonald passes away (Age 61) 

Post#1 » by Stannis » Tue Sep 14, 2021 7:31 pm

I had no idea he even had cancer.

I was surprised to hear the news.

RIP.

I always enjoyed his humor.
I believe he wasn't educated on the situation. Many people could have been harmed not only financially, physically, emotionally, spiritually. We do have freedom of speech, but there can be a lot of negative that comes with that

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Re: OT: Norm Macdonald passes away (Age 61) 

Post#2 » by BKlutch » Tue Sep 14, 2021 8:05 pm

Stannis wrote:I had no idea he even had cancer.

I was surprised to hear the news.

RIP.

I always enjoyed his humor.

Yeah, it's sad. He reportedly tried to hid his illness from the public as long as he could. We were all surprised, and we lost a good one. RIP, Norm.
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Re: OT: Norm Macdonald passes away (Age 61) 

Post#3 » by Jeff Van Gully » Tue Sep 14, 2021 8:09 pm

RIP. thanks for all the brilliant comedy we got to enjoy over the years.
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Re: OT: Norm Macdonald passes away (Age 61) 

Post#4 » by HarthorneWingo » Tue Sep 14, 2021 8:26 pm

Very funny comedian. He will be missed. Norm fought the good fight for 10 years on top of all of life’s other miseries. May he RIP.
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Re: OT: Norm Macdonald passes away (Age 61) 

Post#5 » by WargamesX » Tue Sep 14, 2021 8:27 pm

One of the funniest guys out there is you got the joke. He had a real subversive type of humor that could work regardless of the audience.
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Re: OT: Norm Macdonald passes away (Age 61) 

Post#6 » by RHODEY » Tue Sep 14, 2021 8:37 pm

WargamesX wrote:One of the funniest guys out there is you got the joke. He had a real subversive type of humor that could work regardless of the audience.


Yeah if you are a fan of dry humor you will definitely miss norm . R.I.P.
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Re: OT: Norm Macdonald passes away (Age 61) 

Post#7 » by HarthorneWingo » Wed Sep 15, 2021 3:51 am

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Re: OT: Norm Macdonald passes away (Age 61) 

Post#8 » by Marty McFly » Wed Sep 15, 2021 4:54 am

one of the best of all time. totally singular. Rest In Peace, Norm.
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Re: OT: Norm Macdonald passes away (Age 61) 

Post#9 » by HarthorneWingo » Wed Sep 15, 2021 5:00 am

This is the greatest form of endearment coming from your family

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Re: OT: Norm Macdonald passes away (Age 61) 

Post#10 » by Little Italia » Wed Sep 15, 2021 5:35 am

He was a great comedian with a cool unique voice, always found his voice to be soothing lol. RIP Norm MacDonald
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Re: OT: Norm Macdonald passes away (Age 61) 

Post#11 » by RHODEY » Wed Sep 15, 2021 6:23 am

HarthorneWingo wrote:This is the greatest form of endearment coming from your family



Its ironic that all these comdedians have passed yet Artie Lang is still alive an kicking...
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Re: OT: Norm Macdonald passes away (Age 61) 

Post#12 » by Adelheid » Wed Sep 15, 2021 11:46 am

I remember well how he did an impersonation of Blake Griffin...rest in peace
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Re: OT: Norm Macdonald passes away (Age 61) 

Post#13 » by Clyde_Style » Wed Sep 15, 2021 2:04 pm

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WargamesX wrote:One of the funniest guys out there is you got the joke. He had a real subversive type of humor that could work regardless of the audience.


Yeah if you are a fan of dry humor you will definitely miss norm . R.I.P.


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Re: OT: Norm Macdonald passes away (Age 61) 

Post#14 » by Ray Williams » Wed Sep 15, 2021 3:33 pm


Norm was the best
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Re: OT: Norm Macdonald passes away (Age 61) 

Post#15 » by bringbackhoffa » Wed Sep 15, 2021 4:01 pm

Him making fun of OG on SNL was hilarious during the weekend updates. Its what ultimately got him fired from SNL as an NBC executive was good friends with OG and told Norm not to make any more OG jokes...1 hour later Norm rips OG on SNL lol

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Re: OT: Norm Macdonald passes away (Age 61) 

Post#16 » by Futureisnow » Wed Sep 15, 2021 5:06 pm

This dude was absolutely fearless in his comedy. I've seen comics wilt the moment the crowd doesn't laugh or, even worse, when they start to lose the crowd. Not Norm. He'd revel in that. I've seen him actually laugh at losing the audience over a joke, and then proceed to win them right back. Reminds me a lot of Patrice Oneal in that regard. 61 is too damn young, but I'm grateful for all the laughs he brought me over the years. RIP, Norm.
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Re: OT: Norm Macdonald passes away (Age 61) 

Post#17 » by Stannis » Wed Sep 15, 2021 7:19 pm

bringbackhoffa wrote:Him making fun of OG on SNL was hilarious during the weekend updates. Its what ultimately got him fired from SNL as an NBC executive was good friends with OG and told Norm not to make any more OG jokes...1 hour later Norm rips OG on SNL lol

Gonna feel like a dumbass for asking this, but who is OG?
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Re: OT: Norm Macdonald passes away (Age 61) 

Post#18 » by yellowknifer » Wed Sep 15, 2021 7:20 pm

Stannis wrote:
bringbackhoffa wrote:Him making fun of OG on SNL was hilarious during the weekend updates. Its what ultimately got him fired from SNL as an NBC executive was good friends with OG and told Norm not to make any more OG jokes...1 hour later Norm rips OG on SNL lol

Gonna feel like a dumbass for asking this, but who is OG?


I think he meant OJ. He also went hard after the Clintons.
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Re: OT: Norm Macdonald passes away (Age 61) 

Post#19 » by bringbackhoffa » Wed Sep 15, 2021 7:26 pm

Stannis wrote:
bringbackhoffa wrote:Him making fun of OG on SNL was hilarious during the weekend updates. Its what ultimately got him fired from SNL as an NBC executive was good friends with OG and told Norm not to make any more OG jokes...1 hour later Norm rips OG on SNL lol

Gonna feel like a dumbass for asking this, but who is OG?


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Re: OT: Norm Macdonald passes away (Age 61) 

Post#20 » by HarthorneWingo » Wed Sep 15, 2021 7:44 pm

RHODEY wrote:
HarthorneWingo wrote:This is the greatest form of endearment coming from your family



Its ironic that all these comdedians have passed yet Artie Lang is still alive an kicking...


Crazy that Artie is still here. He out his body through a lot.

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