Gerard Depardieu accused of peeing on plane floor

Discussion in 'Off The Beaten Track' started by Jot the Dot Dot, Aug 18, 2011.

  1. Jot the Dot Dot

    Jot the Dot Dot Headstrong Buzzard

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  2. orbitz

    orbitz Well-Known Member

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    Ugh. In a similar story a few weeks ago, a drunk passenger peed on the floor next to a young girl's seat on JetBlue jet.
     
  3. The Accordion

    The Accordion Well-Known Member

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    Anderson Cooper made me laugh - A LOT. Thanks for the good start to my day!
     
  4. taf2002

    taf2002 flower lady

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    Anderson Cooper must think his followers are stupid. I got his puns without him pointing them out. It was funny though when he lost it & started giggling like a little kid.
     
  5. DarrellH

    DarrellH New Member

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    The foreign language version of Snakes on a Plane?
     
  6. PeterG

    PeterG Hanyuflated

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    Prostate problem made Depardieu pee on plane: friend

     
  7. jenny12

    jenny12 Well-Known Member

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    :rofl:

    I enjoy Anderson Cooper, but it would've been funnier if he did it with a straight face.
     
  8. screech

    screech Well-Known Member

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    Anderson Cooper giggling is one of the most adorable things I've ever seen. I showed the clip of it at a house party last night, and everyone, even the big stoic guys, were cracking up. It's impossible not to smile at it.
     
  9. Japanfan

    Japanfan Well-Known Member

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    I thought Anderson's piece was too obvious and therefore, not funny.
     
  10. The Accordion

    The Accordion Well-Known Member

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    ITA with this. I have watched it a bunch of times and it keeps me laughing every time. He is soooooo cute!
     
  11. PeterG

    PeterG Hanyuflated

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    So people don't believe the claim of prostrate problems? People are still chuckling about this, so I assume people think he is lying?

    Or are prostrate problems not seen as anything serious by most people?
     
  12. jollibee

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    I'm with you Japanfan, I didn't find Anderson's giggles nor the script particularly giggle-worthy. I just don't get it. But Colbert's segment on it the other night was a blast. :lol: Coincidentally, I just saw Depardieu's old movie La Chevre and it was a nice reminder of his once hotness.
     
  13. genevieve

    genevieve drinky typo pbp, closet hugger Staff Member

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    seeing Anderson Cooper dissolve into a giggling 12 year old over the juvenile "Depar-two" joke was hilarious.
     
  14. The Accordion

    The Accordion Well-Known Member

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    Awwww Peter - so serious? Prostrate problems are not giggle worthy.

    But my laughs are because of Anderson's giggles not so much because of the source. And if the prostrate thing is true - he (Cooper) didn't know that when he did the segment.

    Also - is it not true that Depardieu was drunk or at least drinking enough to be thought drunk? His prostrate problems had a little help from his friends as it were?

    I guess it just seems like one of those excuses that may have truth to them but are not the whole story.
     
  15. orientalplane

    orientalplane Mad for mangelwurzels

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    Had he been prostrate with drink, you couldn't blame people for not being sympathetic.

    However, if he has prostate problems, then he should be shown some thoughtfulness.
     
  16. soxxy

    soxxy Guest

    O/T in this thread, I suppose, but Depardieu really is a very good, successful actor, much more so in his French films than whatever he did in English. Just sayin'......
     
  17. milanessa

    milanessa engaged to dupa

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    Depends. ;)
     
  18. soxxy

    soxxy Guest

    Oh, no, I tried! :lol:
     
  19. orbitz

    orbitz Well-Known Member

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    If Gerald suffers from prostate problem then I'm sure this plane incident wasn't the first time that he had to pee really bad during an inappropriate time. He should have taken precaution like either (a) not drink anything an hour before he boarded the plane and/or (b) wear adult diaper.

    Laughing at this incident doesn't mean that no one is taking prostate problem seriously or that people doesn't have empathy for Gerald. Look at all the uni testicle jokes by late night comics about Lance Armstrong after he recovered from cancer treatment. You can have a laugh at something serious.
     
  20. allezfred

    allezfred Old and Immature Admin Staff Member

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    Judging by recent pictures of Depardieu I'd say his being a lush might have something to do with his prostate troubles. :p
     
  21. Artemis@BC

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    And the award for most puns in a 4-minute segment goes to ... Anderson Cooper!

    I actually though it would have been funnier if he hadn't found it necessary to explain all the puns, but still worth a giggle.
     
  22. allezfred

    allezfred Old and Immature Admin Staff Member

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    Depardieu explains plane pee story

    However, beer, whiskey, gin etc probably were.

    TMI. :scream: