RIP Richard Pryor

Discussion in 'Off Topic [BG]' started by James Hart, Dec 10, 2005.

  1. James Hart

    James Hart

    Feb 1, 2002
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  2. greg


    Jun 1, 2004
    On a funny side note James i started a thread with the same topic subject at the same time you did. I just deleted it so we can focus on this one.
    If anyone doesn't know yet Richard Pryor died of a heart attack earlier today.
    R.I.P Richard Pryor
    one of the funniest comedians and we will always remember the way he made us laugh.
  3. Mike Money

    Mike Money Banned

    Mar 18, 2003
    Bakersfield California
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  4. P. Aaron

    P. Aaron Supporting Member

    He was great. RIP
  5. Gard

    Gard Commercial User

    Mar 31, 2000
    Greensboro, NC, USA
    General Manager, Roscoe Guitars
    Knowing it was coming didn't lessen the sadness.


    Bye Richard, thanks for the laughs....
  6. Kelly Lee

    Kelly Lee Yeah, I'm a guy! Supporting Member

    Feb 17, 2004
    Marana, AZ, USA
    This sucks. :(

    RIP Richard. :bawl:
  7. bluemonk


    Dec 17, 2002
    This breaks my heart.
    As a person who teaches about race relations, I have long felt that Richard is my inspiration. He taught us how important humor is in teaching us all about ourselves, our limitations and possibilities.
    Thank you, dear man.
  8. AxtoOx


    Nov 12, 2005
    Duncan, Okla.
    He kicked open the door for alot of other people. Comedy would not be the same today without him.
  9. Oh man this sucks!! I love Pryor! Him and Gene Wilder were like my heroes growing up. All those movies they did together, they were (and still are) some of my all-time favorites.
    He was one of those revolutionary comedians, he did so much for it. You just know there's gonna be a big hullabaloo about this (and much deserved, the man's a legend).
    RIP Richard.
  10. This really sucks, such a great comedian. He broke boundaries and reinvented comedy. He'll be missed greatly. In memory of him...


  11. Woodchuck


    Apr 21, 2000
    Atlanta / Macon (sigh)
    Gallien Krueger for the last 12 years!
    Every comic that makes a living doing "adult comedy" better have their arses at that memorial!
  12. FenderHotRod


    Sep 1, 2004
    my wife just told me the news. :( That's sad I really like Richard Pryor. Check out his TV show that is out on DVD I have it. The stuff they could get away with back then is just amazing.
    To bad we have become so PC
  13. FenderHotRod


    Sep 1, 2004
    My all time favorite movie with Richard. Also with a lot of other great comedians .
  14. Brad Barker

    Brad Barker Supporting Member

    Apr 13, 2001
    berkeley, ca
    man, when i was a kid, brewster's millions was on tv, and i thought, "man, that guy is something special."

  15. j-raj

    j-raj Bassist: Educator/Soloist/Performer Staff Member Supporting Member

    Jan 14, 2003
    Atlanta, GA!
    rest in peace, Richard.
  16. Blackbird

    Blackbird Moderator Staff Member Supporting Member

    Mar 18, 2000
    Ok. Today officially sucks.

    So long, Richard.
  17. RIP, you will be missed greatly.