Terry Jones: Monty Python star dies aged 77

KexKex Posts: 4,184
Always a sad day when anyone connected to Monty Python escapes the confines of this world... 😞

Sad for those of us who remain, that is. His worries are over, and hopefully, he’s in a much better place.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-51209197
Alea jacta est!

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  • ken brydsonken brydson Posts: 7,719
    Huge Python fan. Sad news, RIP Terry... :'(
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  • nooshinjohnnooshinjohn Posts: 22,544
    IFC channel is running “The Holy Grail” right now. RIP Terry...
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  • mhardy6647mhardy6647 Posts: 24,923
    ... and we lost Neil Innes (who shared a musical connection with the Pythons, of course) a week or so ago, too. :(

  • joecoulsonjoecoulson Posts: 4,188
    Sad news but what a life to celebrate. Brought smiles across the globe for over 50 years, not many comedians can say that. RIP, btw - your wife, she a go-er?
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  • butterbeanbutterbean Posts: 138
    Dirty vicar sketch! Brian’s mother in Life of Brian! Spam ! Hilarious ! True genius! Played a great woman!
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    One of my favorite MP moments.
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  • deronb1deronb1 Posts: 5,094
    "Bring out your dead"....RIP
  • KexKex Posts: 4,184
    joecoulson wrote: »
    ... btw - your wife, she a go-er?
    😳 🤔
    Alea jacta est!
  • BlueFoxBlueFox Posts: 13,056
    I must be getting old. What is a ‘go-er’? :)
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  • nooshinjohnnooshinjohn Posts: 22,544
    A British term for a voracious woman...
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  • muncybobmuncybob Posts: 2,248
    She likes games :)
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  • nooshinjohnnooshinjohn Posts: 22,544
    edited January 23
    muncybob wrote: »
    She likes games :)
    Wink, wink. nudge, nudge....
    Post edited by nooshinjohn on
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  • BlueFoxBlueFox Posts: 13,056
    It seems that you guys are referring to a ‘goer’, not a ‘go-er’.
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  • nooshinjohnnooshinjohn Posts: 22,544
    Same thing Bud.
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    Saying that it's "too hard" to pursue your dreams is no different than admitting to yourself that you are too lazy to achieve them.

    “If it moves, tax it. If it keeps moving, regulate it. And if it stops moving, subsidize it.”
  • nooshinjohnnooshinjohn Posts: 22,544
    The Gear... Carver "Statement" Mono-blocks, TriangleArt Reference SE with Pass Labs Xono Phono Preamp, Walker Precision Motor Drive, ClearAudio Goldfinger Diamond v2 cartridge and Origin Conquerer Mk3c tonearm, Polk Audio "Signature" Reference Series 1.2TL with complete mods, Pass Labs X0.2 three chassis preamp, PS Audio PerfectWave DAC MkII, Krell Evolution 505 SACD Player, Pioneer Elite SC-LX701, Oppo UDP-205 4K Blu-ray player, Sony XBR70x850B 4k, Polk audio AB800 "in-wall" surrounds.

    Saying that it's "too hard" to pursue your dreams is no different than admitting to yourself that you are too lazy to achieve them.

    “If it moves, tax it. If it keeps moving, regulate it. And if it stops moving, subsidize it.”
  • BlueFoxBlueFox Posts: 13,056
    Same thing Bud.

    Got it. I forget that on the Internet spelling doesn’t count. Then back on topic, that isn’t a very nice thing to ask about somebody’s wife. Or maybe on the Internet it is okay.

    Actually, originally I thought he was asking if his wife also was on the trip, but was being lazy with his typing. Which is typical on the Internet.
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  • Viking64Viking64 Posts: 5,057
    BlueFox wrote: »
    It seems that you guys are referring to a ‘goer’, not a ‘go-er’.

    A nod is as good as a wink to a blind bat.
  • joecoulsonjoecoulson Posts: 4,188
    BlueFox wrote: »
    Same thing Bud.

    Got it. I forget that on the Internet spelling doesn’t count. Then back on topic, that isn’t a very nice thing to ask about somebody’s wife. Or maybe on the Internet it is okay.

    Actually, originally I thought he was asking if his wife also was on the trip, but was being lazy with his typing. Which is typical on the Internet.

    Go-er. Goer. Who cares.
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