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Old 01-09-2010, 12:01 PM   #1
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A moment of silence please

Bad news. Animator Art Clokey, the originator of Gumby, died yesterday. He was 88. Pokey and I are in mourning.

Gumby animator Art Clokey dies at 88 in California - Yahoo! News

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Old 01-09-2010, 02:23 PM   #2
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Ahhh..bless his heart. I loved Gumby and Pokey.

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Rest in Peace Mr. Clokey.
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Old 01-09-2010, 03:17 PM   #4
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Say it ain't true Gumby!

The green flexible one and I rolled together for years - he kept me sane back when I wore green. A friend to Marines everywhere - Semper Gumby forever!

Here's a pic of L/Cpl Gumby on the walls of a MARDET reminding everyone to stay flexible:
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