Agent 86 goes on his final mission...

Discussion in 'Off Topic [BG]' started by Blackbird, Sep 27, 2005.

  1. Blackbird

    Blackbird Moderator Staff Member Supporting Member

    Mar 18, 2000
  2. Alvaro Martín Gómez A.

    Alvaro Martín Gómez A. TalkBass' resident Bongo + cowbell player

    :( R.I.P. Don. "Get Smart" has been one of my all-time favorite comedy shows.
  3. Take care on your venture into the Cones of Silence.

    Yes, I stole that idea.

    Take care, Don.
  4. Pruitt


    Jun 30, 2005
    Danbury, CT
    Same here, it was a classic, just like Mr. Adams. He was an excellent comedic actor who will be missed. R.I.P.
  5. Alvaro Martín Gómez A.

    Alvaro Martín Gómez A. TalkBass' resident Bongo + cowbell player

    Classic "Get Smart" lines anyone to honor him? One of my favorites comes from agent 99 comparing Max with agent 43:

    "You're worth two 43s , 86!" :D
  6. burk48237

    burk48237 Supporting Member

    Nov 22, 2004
    Oak Park, MI
    Think of the advances in cell phone technology that show promoted, we still can't get a good "shoe phone"! :D Maxwell Smart will be missed.
  7. embellisher

    embellisher Holy Ghost filled Bass Player Staff Member Supporting Member

    RIP, Don. Funny guy, from a great show.

    Missed it by that much.
  8. Folmeister

    Folmeister Knowledge is Good - Emile Faber Supporting Member

    May 7, 2003
    Tomball, Texas
    I told you not to tell me that! I LOVED that show and could always pick his voice out when he did cartoon character work. I will miss him. Another icon of my youth is no more.
  9. Gard

    Gard Commercial User

    Mar 31, 2000
    Greensboro, NC, USA
    General Manager, Roscoe Guitars
    Very sad indeed, but what a great bunch of memories he left us all.


    Actually, if you're like me, your youth is an icon which is no more.

  10. would you believe?

    I know, that wasn't very imaginative of me....
  11. Remember when he used to shoot things that shouldn't get shot, like lampshades and couches and stuff? He'd lick his finger and try to smooth out the bullet hole. I used to do that all the time when I'd break stuff.