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Tuesday, May 14, 2019

Tim Conway, who once made viewers and castmates on the "Carol Burnett Show" variety show weep with laughter over his deadpan comic delivery, has died at the age of 85, his publicist Howard Bragman confirms.




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That makes three.
Dolly Parton lives this one out.

#1 | Posted by GOnoles92 at 2019-05-14 12:48 PM | Reply

And Betty White..........

#2 | Posted by gracieamazed at 2019-05-14 12:50 PM | Reply

And yet Keith Richards magically lives on.

RIP Tim, always put made me laugh till it hurt.


#3 | Posted by Nixon at 2019-05-14 12:52 PM | Reply | Newsworthy 1

The laughter was contagious.

#4 | Posted by gracieamazed at 2019-05-14 12:55 PM | Reply

And yet Keith Richards magically lives on.

It's not magic. It's called heavy doses of cocaine.

#5 | Posted by rstybeach11 at 2019-05-14 12:55 PM | Reply

#3 I read once that Korman peed himself during that bit because he was laughing so hard.

#6 | Posted by MUSTANG at 2019-05-14 01:10 PM | Reply | Newsworthy 2

You were one of the greats and will be missed, Tim!

The famous elephant story is one of the best of all time.


#7 | Posted by Pirate at 2019-05-14 01:20 PM | Reply | Newsworthy 1

#6 You're right. Harvey did in fact wet himself during that bit.

#8 | Posted by Nixon at 2019-05-14 03:04 PM | Reply

I think to Conway it wasnt a "script" but more like a "suggestion" of what to do.

#9 | Posted by HanoverFist at 2019-05-14 04:14 PM | Reply

I didn't connect with any of the movies and shows he was a part of, until I read a few minutes ago that he voiced a spongebob character.
RIP, BarnacleBoy

#10 | Posted by GOnoles92 at 2019-05-14 07:46 PM | Reply

Thanks for the memories, sir.

#11 | Posted by MisterCarajo at 2019-05-14 11:26 PM | Reply

Dorf on Golf: best instructional video EVAH. RIP...

#12 | Posted by catdog at 2019-05-15 09:04 AM | Reply

Before my time, but, going by the You Tube videos I've seen, he was pretty damn funny-- especially if he had a person playing the Bud Abbott-esque straight role alongside him.

#13 | Posted by NerfHerder at 2019-05-15 11:18 AM | Reply

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