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RIP Peter Falk

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RIP Peter Falk

Post by SonjaMarie » Fri June 24th, 2011, 6:10 pm

Peter died today, he was 83. I used to watch "Columbo" when I was younger. May he rest in peace.

http://abcnews.go.com/Entertainment/col ... d=13922090

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Post by Vanessa » Fri June 24th, 2011, 6:27 pm

My dad used to love Columbo! I used to watch it when I was younger, too. Sad news.
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Post by SonjaMarie » Fri June 24th, 2011, 6:44 pm

[quote=""Vanessa""]My dad used to love Columbo! I used to watch it when I was younger, too. Sad news.[/quote]

I mainly watched the ones they did in the late 80s, and the 90s. He, of course, was always right.

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Post by Misfit » Fri June 24th, 2011, 7:40 pm

He was one of my favorites, loved that show.
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Post by annis » Fri June 24th, 2011, 9:12 pm

Colombo was cool! Sad news- must admit I had a WTF moment when I realised that Peter Falk was 83! Where does the time go?

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Post by Ash » Fri June 24th, 2011, 11:19 pm

Never cared for Columbo that much but one of my college boyfriends did so I watched some. My favorite role of his was in Princess Bride. I can't read that book without hearing his voice.

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Post by Madeleine » Sun June 26th, 2011, 1:56 pm

I enjoyed it too, sad news.
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Post by princess garnet » Mon June 27th, 2011, 5:44 pm

I remember seeing the "Columbo" series on A&E when I was in college. Fun to watch too! And "Princess Bride" as the Grandfather.

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Post by LoveHistory » Mon June 27th, 2011, 10:44 pm

Didn't realize he was in his 80s but it makes sense. I remember one particular episode of Columbo where he was holding a test tube over his lighter to demonstrate that some particular thing turns blue when it's heated. I know that had something to do with solving the case but I can't remember what.

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Post by Miss Moppet » Wed June 29th, 2011, 11:50 pm

Sad news. What I remember most about Columbo was the constant references he made to his wife - but we never saw her, like Maris on Frasier.

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