RIP Bubba Smith

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RIP Bubba Smith

Postby mavrach » Wed Aug 03, 2011 5:05 pm

http://www.imdb.com/news/ni13640310/

I can watch all the Criterions I want, but I grew up watching the Police Academy movies, and will miss Sgt. Hightower.
+1. this is very interesting.
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Re: RIP Bubba Smith

Postby the5thghostbuster » Thu Aug 04, 2011 6:32 am

My he rest in peace and God be with his family. I also grew up with the Police Academy movies, and while they haven't aged well, Bubba Smith was always a highlight in them.
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Re: RIP Bubba Smith

Postby Dunnyman » Thu Aug 04, 2011 9:47 am

I'll always remember he and Butkus doing the Lite Beer commercials, and the fact that he threw away TONS of money when he walked away from them because he saw a bunch of teenagers drunk and decided that pushing beer wasn't as important as teaching kids to be smart. Very, very classy man. And a freaking beast on the football field. R.I.P., Bubba.
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Re: RIP Bubba Smith

Postby Ash22 » Thu Aug 04, 2011 2:54 pm

R.I.P., Bubba. :(
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Re: RIP Bubba Smith

Postby stypee » Thu Aug 04, 2011 10:42 pm

I really loved this guy. He gave off this truly lovable vibe for such an unassuming presence... May God open his arms to him...

RIP Bubba!
It's not as though I really need you, if you were here I'd only bleed you..
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