RIP Grandpa Munster

Discussion in 'Off Topic [BG]' started by JMX, Feb 5, 2006.

  1. Funky-Wunky


    Jun 15, 2004
    You made me laugh a thousand times!:crying:
  2. RIP indeed.......long time since I last saw The Munsters......but I always laughed with Grandpa....
  3. Edwcdc

    Edwcdc I call shotgun!

    Jul 21, 2003
    Columbia MD USA
    Grandpa was cool! I didn't know he was still around.:oops:

    My bad?
  4. Masher88

    Masher88 Believe in absurdities and you commit atrocities

    May 7, 2005
    Cleveland, OH
    Dang...Grandpa Al was awesome! Ever hear him on Howard Stern. He was a real pistol!
  5. P. Aaron

    P. Aaron Supporting Member

    The Munsters where way cool. RIP Al.
  6. I probably shouldn't, but when I see him, I think of Peter Boyle from Raymond. I'm not sure why; they just seem similar imo.

    RIP Grandpa.
  7. NJL


    Apr 12, 2002
    San Antonio
  8. JimK


    Dec 12, 1999
    I know I shouldn't...Grandpa Munster reminds me of my aunt Lucy.
    (I think it's the hair).

    Anyone remember Lewis & Gwynn's 'other show', was it Car 54, Where Are You?
  9. Yep, Car 54 was funny. That's where Lewis first got paired with Fred Gwynne (played Herman on Munsters). Of the two monster comedy shows of my youth -- Addams Family and Munsters -- the latter was always my fave. Goodbye Grampa.
  10. Al used to own a restaurant on Bleeker St. in The Village about 10 years ago, and would hangout outside and smoke cigars on nice days. I stopped and talked to him twice; he was a real regular guy. :)

    Stupid me never brought my camera with me. :rollno:

    He was a credit to vampires everywhere! :D

    Rest In Peace, Al. :(