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Old 05-14-19, 11:26 AM
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RIP Tim Conway

This one really hurts. The man was a comedic genius. And he did it all with humor you would have no problem having your little children watch.

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RIP Tim Conway

Tim Conway was one of the many special guest regulars on the Carol Burnett show, who later became a full-time cast member. Many of the funniest skits of the show featured TC, including his hilarious portrayal of Mr. Tuball opposite his dimwitted blonde secretary played by Carol Burnett.

Before the CB show (CBS was also the production network), he was equally as funny as Ensign Charles Parker on McHales's Navy (1962-1966). He will be sorely missed.


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Always the last one to "lose it" on CB. A class act.
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Fnorgn, Tim, and thanks for the laughs.
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Old 05-14-19, 06:09 PM
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That one was always worth a laugh in my folks living room. Glad he got the added exposer on Carrol's show. Very wise pick on her part.
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Lots of comedians have an squired taste. Tim had such range it was hard not to like something that he did. They just don't make comedains like that anymore.
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