Page 3 of 12 FirstFirst 1234567 ... LastLast
Results 31 to 45 of 168
  1. #31
    Speechless
    Points: 560,598, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 8.0%
    Achievements:
    Social50000 Experience PointsOverdriveVeteranRecommendation Second Class
    ISUAgronomist's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2009
    Location
    Back in Iowa!!!!!!!!
    Posts
    21,448
    Points
    560,598
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 282
    Given: 139

    Re: Robin Williams commits suicide

    NSFW but awesome





  2. #32
    Speechless
    Points: 483,286, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 25.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    jdoggivjc's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2006
    Location
    Sterling Heights, MI
    Posts
    32,473
    Points
    483,286
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 882
    Given: 628

    Re: Robin Williams commits suicide

    At first I thought it was one of those stupid "Fooled You!" links that have been all over Facebook the last couple of weeks, then I realized those are credible sources. That totally sucks.


    Chuck Lidell: I paint my toenails with pink and black polish. Problem is, I get more paint on my toes and on the carpet than on my nails. Any advice?
    Maria Sharapova: Don't you beat up other guys for a living? I don't know how to answer this.



  3. #33
    Addict
    Points: 103,803, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 13.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    Clonefan94's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Location
    Schaumburg, IL
    Posts
    6,137
    Points
    103,803
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 189
    Given: 100

    Re: Robin Williams commits suicide

    Quote Originally Posted by HFCS View Post
    My fav movies of his are probably good morning Vietnam, dead poets society and good will hunting. I'm sure lots of people under 40 are most familiar with voice of Aladdin's genie, I remember watching Mork and mindy in syndication as a kid (nick at night I think) and loving it but haven't seen it since.
    If you haven't seen it, you have to watch "World's Greatest Dad" I honestly think it's some of the best acting he ever did.

    This is crummy news. I'm usually not too broken up over celebrity deaths. This one is a whammy though, he really had a great career. Was one of the worlds truly great talents.



  4. #34
    Pro
    Points: 53,741, Level: 71
    Level completed: 80%, Points required for next Level: 309
    Overall activity: 19.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    Gonzo's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2009
    Location
    Behind you
    Posts
    2,543
    Points
    53,741
    Level
    71
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 162
    Given: 4

    Re: Robin Williams commits suicide




  5. #35
    Speechless
    Points: 481,287, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 55.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience PointsOverdrive
    CycloneRulzzz's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2008
    Location
    Nevada, IA
    Posts
    19,995
    Points
    481,287
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,239
    Given: 3,075

    Re: Robin Williams commits suicide

    I'm in shock. Sad day


    CF SURVIVOR 4 WINNER!


    Quote Originally Posted by cyowan View Post

    Rulzzz 3:16 says I just liked your post!

  6. #36
    Addict
    Points: 91,266, Level: 94
    Level completed: 1%, Points required for next Level: 1,884
    Overall activity: 84.0%
    Achievements:
    Social1 year registered50000 Experience PointsOverdrive
    ImJustKCClone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2013
    Posts
    7,095
    Points
    91,266
    Level
    94
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,651
    Given: 2,128

    Re: Robin Williams commits suicide

    Any of you old enough to remember the series of comic relief specials that he & Whoopi & Billy Crystal used to host on HBO? Some of the best belly laughs came from those three just riffing off each other....ad libs everywhere...


    Last edited by ImJustKCClone; 08-11-2014 at 07:09 PM.

  7. #37
    Addict
    Points: 99,711, Level: 98
    Level completed: 34%, Points required for next Level: 1,339
    Overall activity: 30.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Mar 2008
    Posts
    5,032
    Points
    99,711
    Level
    98
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 376
    Given: 21

    Re: Robin Williams commits suicide

    Sad thing. He was a very funny man who was an extremely talented actor in both comedic and dramatic roles.

    Boy....I wish that every person that suffers from depression would realize how many people loved them. My mom's brother was depressed and committed suicide almost 40 years ago. She's never gotten over it. Never be afraid to get help or to help someone you care about get help.


    Last edited by jsb; 08-11-2014 at 06:57 PM.

  8. #38
    Addict
    Points: 188,566, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 40.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    Rhoadhoused's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2010
    Location
    Ames, IA
    Posts
    8,772
    Points
    188,566
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 547
    Given: 274

    Re: Robin Williams commits suicide

    Mental illness and depression are not a joke.



  9. #39
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 46,667, Level: 66
    Level completed: 80%, Points required for next Level: 283
    Overall activity: 45.0%
    Achievements:
    1 year registered25000 Experience Points
    DandyCyclone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2012
    Location
    Iowa
    Posts
    4,282
    Points
    46,667
    Level
    66
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,214
    Given: 481

    Re: Robin Williams commits suicide

    I will never fully understand suicide.

    RIP Robin. You are an icon.



  10. #40
    All-Star
    Points: 27,422, Level: 50
    Level completed: 88%, Points required for next Level: 128
    Overall activity: 8.0%
    Achievements:
    Created Album picturesVeteran25000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Jan 2010
    Location
    Urbandale
    Posts
    1,275
    Points
    27,422
    Level
    50
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 169
    Given: 104

    Re: Robin Williams commits suicide

    Loved Mork and Mindy and Good Will Hunting. And his standup was awesome.



  11. #41
    Addict
    Points: 335,097, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 67.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteranOverdrive
    00clone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2011
    Location
    Iowa City area
    Posts
    9,459
    Points
    335,097
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 2,009
    Given: 496

    Re: Robin Williams commits suicide

    Quote Originally Posted by DandyCyclone View Post
    I will never fully understand suicide.
    I don't think anyone ever will, unless they've been that low.

    Quote Originally Posted by Rhoadhoused View Post
    Mental illness and depression are not a joke.
    Quote Originally Posted by jsb View Post
    Boy....I wish that every person that suffers from depression would realize how many people loved them. My mom's brother was depressed and committed suicide almost 40 years ago. She's never gotten over it. Never be afraid to get help or to help someone you care about get help.

    And these...yeah, I had a cousin commit suicide. And when someone tells you they're depressed, think of Robin before you say "what do you have to be depressed about?" It's not logical, and you can't just look at someone who 'seems to have it all' and think they could never be depressed.



  12. #42
    Legend
    Points: 220,464, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 85.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsOverdriveVeteran
    Rabbuk's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2011
    Posts
    14,686
    Points
    220,464
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,115
    Given: 64

    Re: Robin Williams commits suicide

    He had substance abuse issues too.



  13. #43
    Starter
    Points: 12,465, Level: 33
    Level completed: 74%, Points required for next Level: 185
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points
    cycloner29's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2008
    Location
    Ames
    Posts
    772
    Points
    12,465
    Level
    33
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 42
    Given: 23

    Re: Robin Williams commits suicide

    Wow!! Depression is a cruel thing. I found my Dad after he committed suicide back in '84. Something I have had to live with for the last 30 years. Sometimes I think I will wake up thinking it was dream. I still think about it to this day. Godspeed Robin.



  14. #44
    Speechless
    Points: 409,916, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 27.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    alarson's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    West Des Moines, IA
    Posts
    21,362
    Points
    409,916
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 461
    Given: 201

    Re: Robin Williams commits suicide

    So sad. He brought so much happiness and laughter to others, if only he could have found his own.



  15. #45
    square root(31) = 5.56776436
    Points: 498,803, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 12.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialYour first GroupVeteran50000 Experience PointsRecommendation Second Class
    Angie's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    IA
    Posts
    17,673
    Points
    498,803
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 774
    Given: 3,115

    Re: Robin Williams commits suicide

    He was so very talented, and so very conflicted. He self-treated that depression with coke for a long time. He was just in rehab recently to just sort of get a refresher on his sobriety, but I can only imagine the place he must have been in to do this. So very sad, and so unnecessary. Suicide is never the answer. :(


    M 7/09

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
  • TV: TBD
  • Iowa State vs. Oklahoma
  • November 1, 2014
  • 07:00 PM