Page 1 of 3 123 LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 34
  1. #1
    square root(31) = 5.56776436
    Points: 538,348, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 24.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialYour first GroupVeteran50000 Experience PointsRecommendation Second Class
    Angie's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    IA
    Posts
    18,985
    Points
    538,348
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,676
    Given: 7,143

    Friday OT - Celebrities

    Robin Williams' passing is hitting a lot of people hard, and Lauren Bacall also affected many people. Is there a certain celebrity whose life, art, causes, or other have meant or mean more to you than most other celebrities?

    Also - if anyone wants to take over Friday OT threads for the next couple of months, my online time will be pretty limited!


    M 7/09

    Quote Originally Posted by Firefighter4Cy View Post
    I got 99 problems but angie isn't one.

  2. #2
    Speechless
    Points: 342,285, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 49.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    Doc's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2006
    Posts
    15,188
    Points
    342,285
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 2,094
    Given: 3,650

    Re: Friday OT - Celebrities

    Not a huge celebrity, but Elliott Smith's suicide was, and still is, pretty sad.



  3. #3
    Pro
    Points: 42,001, Level: 63
    Level completed: 27%, Points required for next Level: 949
    Overall activity: 22.0%
    Achievements:
    25000 Experience PointsVeteran

    Join Date
    Sep 2011
    Posts
    3,372
    Points
    42,001
    Level
    63
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 355
    Given: 30

    Re: Friday OT - Celebrities

    Cowgirl.



  4. #4
    Addict
    Points: 108,501, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 52.0%
    Achievements:
    1 year registered50000 Experience PointsSocial
    DandyCyclone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2012
    Location
    Iowa
    Posts
    8,656
    Points
    108,501
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 3,809
    Given: 764

    Re: Friday OT - Celebrities

    Fred Hoiberg.


    Quote Originally Posted by Schfinkter View Post
    What?
    Quote Originally Posted by CloneinWDSM View Post
    I'll stop making fun of DandyCyclone if we even get a visit out of Thon Maker

    #cyclONEnation
    CF Mafia Record Holder for Most Votes in One Day: 22 (Transformers)




  5. #5
    Addict
    Points: 66,837, Level: 80
    Level completed: 25%, Points required for next Level: 1,213
    Overall activity: 33.0%
    Achievements:
    1 year registered50000 Experience Points
    CloneinWDSM's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2013
    Posts
    6,277
    Points
    66,837
    Level
    80
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 2,106
    Given: 61

    Re: Friday OT - Celebrities

    Ron Jeremy



  6. #6
    Speechless
    Points: 370,987, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 24.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsSocialVeteranOverdriveRecommendation Second Class
    ISUCubswin's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2011
    Location
    My Playhouse
    Posts
    15,903
    Points
    370,987
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 3,763
    Given: 1,184

    Re: Friday OT - Celebrities

    Will Ferell


    Self-Proclaimed Smartest and Goodest Looking Poster on Cyclone Fanatic 4 years running*

    *Fitzy not included

  7. #7
    Addict
    Points: 108,501, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 52.0%
    Achievements:
    1 year registered50000 Experience PointsSocial
    DandyCyclone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2012
    Location
    Iowa
    Posts
    8,656
    Points
    108,501
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 3,809
    Given: 764

    Re: Friday OT - Celebrities

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUCubswin View Post
    Will Ferell
    I'm surprised you didn't say Steve Bartman.


    Quote Originally Posted by Schfinkter View Post
    What?
    Quote Originally Posted by CloneinWDSM View Post
    I'll stop making fun of DandyCyclone if we even get a visit out of Thon Maker

    #cyclONEnation
    CF Mafia Record Holder for Most Votes in One Day: 22 (Transformers)




  8. #8
    All-Star
    Points: 16,266, Level: 38
    Level completed: 77%, Points required for next Level: 184
    Overall activity: 4.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points
    mramseyISU's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2006
    Location
    Waterloo, IA
    Posts
    1,176
    Points
    16,266
    Level
    38
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 88
    Given: 68

    Re: Friday OT - Celebrities

    Mr. T taught me not to hate anybody but to pity those fools.



  9. #9
    All-Star
    Points: 54,825, Level: 72
    Level completed: 52%, Points required for next Level: 725
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    dahliaclone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2007
    Location
    Minneapolis
    Posts
    1,545
    Points
    54,825
    Level
    72
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 243
    Given: 331

    Re: Friday OT - Celebrities

    I always am saddened when a long time, iconic actor or actresses passes. One that made it through decades of work with little or no 'drama'. Actors/actresses like Maggie Smith, Helen Mirren, Judi Dench, Christopher Plummer, Max Von Sydow, Alan Arkin, etc...those will be ones that will be sad once they pass.



  10. #10
    Addict
    Points: 132,519, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 8.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    WhatchaGonnaDo's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2011
    Posts
    5,358
    Points
    132,519
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 494
    Given: 231

    Re: Friday OT - Celebrities

    Dr. Steve Brule




  11. #11
    Legend
    Points: 189,751, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 71.0%
    Achievements:
    Social1 year registered50000 Experience PointsOverdrive
    ImJustKCClone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2013
    Posts
    13,833
    Points
    189,751
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 4,628
    Given: 6,615

    Re: Friday OT - Celebrities

    Paul Newman.

    Married to and faithful to the same woman for fifty years (yes, she was his second wife) in an environment that breeds infidelity & divorce; versatile actor; extremely generous & has (through Newman's Own products) donated hundreds of millions for charity. He also started the "Hole in the Wall Gang Camp" for sick children to attend for free, which now has five or six different campuses. He has personally donated millions to various causes & relief efforts. I admired the man.

    Plus...those eyes...



  12. #12
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 61,908, Level: 77
    Level completed: 17%, Points required for next Level: 1,342
    Overall activity: 3.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    MeanDean's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2009
    Location
    Clarence IA-Jensen Bch FL
    Posts
    3,780
    Points
    61,908
    Level
    77
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 890
    Given: 1,345

    Re: Friday OT - Celebrities

    Beatles. Just such a bizarre rags to riches story. 4 guys from NOWHERE (Liverpool was the Ottumwa of England-and England had never produced a major pop/rock star) who just slogged on and didn't give up. Finally through a weird and bizarre series of events they got a recording contract (with a company that had already rejected them) and basically changed the face of popular music forever.

    So much trivia and weird coincidences to make it all fall into place the way it did.

    (Read "Tune In" by Mark Lewisohn to pull it all together)


    No matter what, I could NEVER cheer for Dirt and Urine.

  13. #13
    Legend
    Points: 403,571, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 26.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation Second ClassVeteran50000 Experience Points
    bos's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Posts
    24,865
    Points
    403,571
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,799
    Given: 1,352

    Re: Friday OT - Celebrities

    Quote Originally Posted by dahliaclone View Post
    I always am saddened when a long time, iconic actor or actresses passes. One that made it through decades of work with little or no 'drama'. Actors/actresses like Maggie Smith, Helen Mirren, Judi Dench, Christopher Plummer, Max Von Sydow, Alan Arkin, etc...those will be ones that will be sad once they pass.
    This one for me for sure. He cracks me up.

    Id miss Christopher Walken as well.



  14. #14
    Addict
    Points: 185,301, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 18.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience PointsRecommendation Second Class
    Farnsworth's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Omaha, NE
    Posts
    9,811
    Points
    185,301
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,371
    Given: 832

    Re: Friday OT - Celebrities

    Can I answer nobody? I'm not sure a celebrity death would ever really affect me. I'm pretty emotionless though.



  15. #15
    Addict
    Points: 168,828, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 51.0%
    Achievements:
    Overdrive50000 Experience Points1 year registered
    GTO's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2014
    Location
    TX
    Posts
    7,927
    Points
    168,828
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 7,440
    Given: 9,898

    Re: Friday OT - Celebrities

    Quote Originally Posted by Farnsworth View Post
    Can I answer nobody? I'm not sure a celebrity death would ever really affect me. I'm pretty emotionless though.
    I'm with you on this. I'm usually like "Meh, that sucks", but not emotionally invested or emotionally touched by any celebrities where I would be sad all day or anything like that.



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: Cyclones.TV
  • FOOTBALL: Iowa State vs. UNI
  • September 5, 2015
  • 07:00 PM