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(The Hollywood Reporter)   R. Lee Ermey dead at 74, presumably of a major malfunction   ( hollywoodreporter.com) divider line
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2018-04-15 07:31:20 PM  
I hope he got permission, otherwise he's in a world of shiat.
 
2018-04-15 07:50:31 PM  
He taught me what my gun is.
 
2018-04-15 07:53:17 PM  
(._. )
...damn
 
2018-04-15 07:57:46 PM  
Preparations are already underway for the most obscenity filled eulogy since Monty Python's tribute to Graham Chapman.
 
2018-04-15 07:57:47 PM  
Some twinkle-toed cocksucker signed his death warrant.

RIP, Sir.
 
2018-04-15 07:58:02 PM  
"Deat"?
 
2018-04-15 07:58:03 PM  
Give 'em hell in the afterlife, Ermey!

/you hear that, Maggots!  You're in a world of shiat now!
 
2018-04-15 07:58:24 PM  
Now he will need a Full Metal Casket.
 
2018-04-15 07:58:35 PM  
I never did figure that out, Gunney. Don't be too harsh.
 
2018-04-15 07:58:39 PM  
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He's yelling at ghosts now.

RIP - Shouty Man.
 
2018-04-15 07:58:52 PM  
Vincent D'Onofrio tweeted simply "I win."
 
2018-04-15 07:59:08 PM  

markie_farkie: Some twinkle-toed cocksucker signed his death warrant.

RIP, Sir.


Don't call him "sir".  He worked for a living.
 
2018-04-15 07:59:30 PM  
Pyle it on you corksackers.
 
2018-04-15 08:00:30 PM  
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2018-04-15 08:00:38 PM  

zamboni: I hope he got permission, otherwise he's in a world of shiat.


Missed it while I was, um, ahh, going to the gym. Yeah, that's it.
 
2018-04-15 08:00:48 PM  
First item on list: stomping Private Pyle's guts out.
 
2018-04-15 08:00:48 PM  
I guess Death came over and ended up *not* farking his sister.
 
2018-04-15 08:01:00 PM  
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2018-04-15 08:01:14 PM  
You jackwaggons be respectful.
 
2018-04-15 08:01:22 PM  
Watermelons everywhere are breathing sighs of relief.


RIP, Gunny.
 
2018-04-15 08:01:31 PM  
Get on your knees! ...you fine gentleman actor...

rip anyway.
 
2018-04-15 08:01:36 PM  
I remember him for Full Metal Jacket, sure, but I also remember him for other things. Things like playing Dr House's (completely abusive) (not) father.

/House's mom slept around
//Probably a lot
///And she deserved to
 
2018-04-15 08:02:27 PM  
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SHOW ME YOUR WAR FACE, FARK!
 
2018-04-15 08:02:42 PM  
I liked him. He could have came over and farked my sister.
 
2018-04-15 08:02:45 PM  
RIP, Gunny
 
2018-04-15 08:02:50 PM  
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2018-04-15 08:02:54 PM  
I have a golf ball and a garden hose and no idea what to do with them :(
 
2018-04-15 08:03:22 PM  
The dead know only one thing: it is better to be alive.
 
2018-04-15 08:03:42 PM  

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Makes you wonder if Michael J. Fox is looking around for him now.
 
2018-04-15 08:03:54 PM  
Hope youre enjoyng a Jelly farking donut in the great beyond
 
2018-04-15 08:04:09 PM  
Next year, during the in memoriam segment of the Oscars, I'd love for them to pause the maudlin tune just for a segment of one of his salty monologues.
 
2018-04-15 08:04:19 PM  
 
2018-04-15 08:04:42 PM  
RIP Sarge
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2018-04-15 08:04:51 PM  

OgreMagi: markie_farkie: Some twinkle-toed cocksucker signed his death warrant.

RIP, Sir.

Don't call him "sir".  He worked for a living.


Difference between having a job and working for a living:

Having a job means you wash your hands after going to the bathroom

Working for a living means you wash your hands before you drop trou - Maggot!!
 
2018-04-15 08:05:06 PM  
What a character he was.  I remember him as a creepy sheriff in some really odd movie and he.was.creepy.

Stand down, Gunny.  Enjoy your end of tour.
 
2018-04-15 08:05:19 PM  
REST IN PEACE

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2018-04-15 08:05:47 PM  
Just saw him on The Watch last night on tv. the Frighteners is one of my favorite movies. There was this comedy he was hilarious in, too..forgot the title of that one, but had Neil Diamond in it if that helps.Anyway, I know him from more than just his most iconic roles, and he was a very talented actor who will be missed.


:salute:
 
2018-04-15 08:06:25 PM  
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2018-04-15 08:06:27 PM  
Semper Fi, Marine.
 
2018-04-15 08:06:38 PM  
Semper Fi gunny.
 
2018-04-15 08:07:54 PM  
He also is featured prominently in this Ministry song:

Ministry- Thieves
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2018-04-15 08:08:13 PM  

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He's yelling at ghosts now.

RIP - Shouty Man.


I thought he was in his early 70's when he made that movie.  I didn't think he was still alive tbh, I thought I saw something about his passing a few years ago.  I was wrong on several levels.
 
2018-04-15 08:08:14 PM  
Rip Drill Sergeant Hartman.

Like many folks that joined the military after that movie came out, I watched the first half of FMJ as a kind of prep for basic thinking it would be like that.
 
2018-04-15 08:08:39 PM  
'Taps' performed in Arlington National Cemetery (summer and winter)
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2018-04-15 08:08:40 PM  
Fun fact: R. Lee Ermey was the only Marine ever to be promoted after retirement.

https://www.wearethemighty.com/articl​e​s/5-little-known-facts-about-r-lee-erm​ey-the-militarys-favorite-gunny
 
2018-04-15 08:08:41 PM  
Oh man, I was gettin short; two more weeks and then out. Now I'm gonna buy it on this rock! We're farked!
 
2018-04-15 08:08:41 PM  
R. Lee Ermey Geico Commerical
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2018-04-15 08:09:04 PM  
Gomer Pyle unavailable for comment.

RIP GySgt.
 
2018-04-15 08:09:10 PM  
He was only 74? Seems like he's been old forever.
 
2018-04-15 08:09:21 PM  
Thank you for your service in the Core.
 
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