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onehandle Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Aug-09-10 02:10 PM
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18. Yep. Johnny, kept his word. Leno, the dinosaur, did not. nt
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  -Johnny Carson's Last (Massive!) Generous Act babylonsister  Aug-09-10 01:42 PM   #0 
  - Johnny  Tuesday Afternoon   Aug-09-10 01:43 PM   # 
  - Wow! Yet another reason to admire him. n/t  Vickers   Aug-09-10 01:43 PM   #1 
  - I loved him  malaise   Aug-09-10 01:44 PM   #2 
  - K&R for Johnny! n/t  Subdivisions   Aug-09-10 01:45 PM   #3 
  - I always knew he was the Man.  asdjrocky   Aug-09-10 01:47 PM   #4 
  - Good Job Johnny!  rufus dog   Aug-09-10 01:49 PM   #5 
  - They are without exception HILARIOUS!!!  BrklynLiberal   Aug-09-10 01:55 PM   #10 
  - Another reason to love the guy n/t  Chulanowa   Aug-09-10 01:49 PM   #6 
  - That brings up a really important point about not judging.  RandomThoughts   Aug-09-10 01:51 PM   #7 
  - except in cases like Donald Trump  BrklynLiberal   Aug-09-10 01:54 PM   #9 
  - Gonorrhea?  Jackpine Radical   Aug-09-10 01:57 PM   #14 
  - lolololol  BrklynLiberal   Aug-09-10 02:01 PM   #15 
  - NO...Trump would charge for giving you THAT!  Ken Burch   Aug-09-10 07:05 PM   #34 
  - Uhm, while Donald hasn't done things as excessive  skyounkin   Aug-09-10 06:22 PM   #30 
     - "excessive" ... Did you mean "generous"? n/t  Boojatta   Aug-09-10 09:49 PM   #42 
  - ways saw Carson as a decent and rational human being  Kelvin Mace   Aug-09-10 01:56 PM   #13 
  - Johnny Carson went to work every day and earned his money.  aquart   Aug-09-10 02:13 PM   #19 
  - And he would have regardless of the tax rate  izquierdista   Aug-09-10 03:32 PM   #27 
  - You can't be modest and rich at the same time...  liberation   Aug-10-10 09:24 AM   #61 
  - Johnny Carson was an amazing man.  ChadwickHenryWard   Aug-10-10 11:19 AM   #65 
  - That was the kind of man he was. After he retired..HE RETIRED!!!  BrklynLiberal   Aug-09-10 01:53 PM   #8 
  - and if the rumors are true ... preferred Letterman over Leno, nt  rufus dog   Aug-09-10 01:56 PM   #11 
  - Yes. I heard that as well..and in fact, I think the only appearance he made  BrklynLiberal   Aug-09-10 02:02 PM   #16 
     - Actually he refused to appear on the show as long as Leno was there  tularetom   Aug-09-10 02:14 PM   #20 
     - Johnny on Letterman in 1985:  onehandle   Aug-09-10 02:17 PM   #21 
     - That tribute was a great episode.  progressoid   Aug-09-10 02:43 PM   #24 
  - Yep. Johnny, kept his word. Leno, the dinosaur, did not. nt  onehandle   Aug-09-10 02:10 PM   #18 
  - Ah but Leno gave donuts to striking writers on picket lines.  lpbk2713   Aug-09-10 02:32 PM   #23 
     - But they were really good donuts.  alfredo   Aug-09-10 08:56 PM   #39 
  - I've always admired him for that....  Jeff In Milwaukee   Aug-10-10 08:07 AM   #58 
  - Still a class act, even years after he's been gone.  Ikonoklast   Aug-09-10 01:56 PM   #12 
  - Here's Johnny!  RKP5637   Aug-09-10 02:07 PM   #17 
  - I still miss the REAL Tonight Show. Nothing like it.  Maru Kitteh   Aug-09-10 02:28 PM   #22 
  - Me too....He was the VERY best at what he did. n/t  whathehell   Aug-09-10 03:03 PM   #25 
  - +1  K8-EEE   Aug-10-10 12:52 AM   #50 
  - Wel always knew that Johnny was "cool"  autorank   Aug-09-10 03:16 PM   #26 
  - University  donquijoterocket   Aug-10-10 11:47 AM   #68 
  - I always liked Johnny Carson...  ljm2002   Aug-09-10 03:44 PM   #28 
  - Carson was in a class by himself  Bluenorthwest   Aug-09-10 04:27 PM   #29 
  - I haven't watched the Tonight Show since Johnny retired.  Wolf Frankula   Aug-09-10 06:27 PM   #31 
  - Carnac the Magnificent did yet another magnificent thing.  Dem2theMax   Aug-09-10 07:02 PM   #32 
  - "HOW...MASSIVE... WAS...IT????"  Ken Burch   Aug-09-10 07:04 PM   #33 
  - It was soooo massive that Don Deluise couldn't eat it  underpants   Aug-09-10 07:13 PM   #35 
  - Carson does Reagan.  Elwood P Dowd   Aug-09-10 08:13 PM   #36 
  - "...without any public notification..."  Amerigo Vespucci   Aug-09-10 08:25 PM   #37 
  - I Miss Johnny Carson!  mckara   Aug-09-10 08:43 PM   #38 
  - Yeah, well...everyone knows those "rich people" caused the recession  Honeycombe8   Aug-09-10 09:34 PM   #40 
  - He was the best.  Botany   Aug-09-10 09:46 PM   #41 
  - This is my all-time hilarious Johnny Carson show:  pengillian101   Aug-09-10 10:18 PM   #43 
  - Seems like every anniversary show ...  lpbk2713   Aug-09-10 10:46 PM   #45 
  - thank you...  MrsBrady   Aug-09-10 11:05 PM   #47 
  - The current night talk shows don't match up to JC.  LiberalFighter   Aug-09-10 10:39 PM   #44 
  - I feel sorry for my kids....  Jeff In Milwaukee   Aug-10-10 08:08 AM   #59 
  - Johnny was the father I never had.  CLANG   Aug-09-10 10:48 PM   #46 
  - Even today he's still funnier than Leno  Orrex   Aug-09-10 11:47 PM   #48 
  - Johnny was the best!  applegrove   Aug-09-10 11:53 PM   #49 
  - Awesome!  Triana   Aug-10-10 01:11 AM   #51 
  - Here's Johnny! Thanks Mr. Carson, for everything!  earcandle   Aug-10-10 01:46 AM   #52 
  - Joan Kroc, wife of the owner of the San Diego Padres and founder of McDonald's, did the same thing  4lbs   Aug-10-10 01:55 AM   #53 
  - K & R For Johnny:)  Dinger   Aug-10-10 02:51 AM   #54 
  - Added benefit: He kept the money away from his parasitic ex-wives!  scheming daemons   Aug-10-10 03:17 AM   #55 
  - JC: The Tomahawk incident  Submariner   Aug-10-10 04:35 AM   #56 
  - Even as a young boy I watched Carson !  NikRik   Aug-10-10 07:28 AM   #57 
  - He started with a quiz show called "Who do you trust?"  rurallib   Aug-10-10 10:43 AM   #64 
  - Carson was a class act.  saltpoint   Aug-10-10 08:09 AM   #60 
  - I miss Johnny....  Claire Beth   Aug-10-10 10:20 AM   #62 
  - Some might not like me to say this but I am so glad he left it in Nebraska!  1776Forever   Aug-10-10 10:25 AM   #63 
  - ...  Ian David   Aug-10-10 11:32 AM   #66 
  - Nice story!!  Beacool   Aug-10-10 11:37 AM   #67 
  - When I was a kid, I used to beg to watch Carson  MicaelS   Aug-10-10 11:54 AM   #69 
  - K & R  Scurrilous   Aug-10-10 11:57 AM   #70 
  - Johny Carson was a class act and a "flaming liberal"  ooglymoogly   Aug-10-10 12:04 PM   #71 
  - "I have the check in my hand..."  Evasporque   Aug-10-10 12:16 PM   #72 
  - I recall that his last notable public statement had to do with bush's denial of  The_Casual_Observer   Aug-10-10 12:18 PM   #73 
  - K&R  Kurovski   Aug-10-10 12:45 PM   #74 
  - Class act to the end.  Deep13   Aug-10-10 01:21 PM   #75 
  - Amazong. The man defined class. Thank you, Mr. Carson. nt  blondeatlast   Aug-10-10 01:46 PM   #76 
 

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