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    Unhappy Robert Culp is Dead

    http://ca.eonline.com/uberblog/b1732...ret_agent.html

    I am too young to remember I Spy. But I remember The Greatest American Hero.

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    I heard about this last night. What a tragic accident! He was a very good actor, I thought. My grandparents were big I Spy fans too.

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    Sad, but good that he lived a long life. Others in Hollywood haven't been so fortunate.

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    Wow, that he didn't die from illness, but instead from a fall. I also remember him from Greatest American Hero, which is one of the first tv shows I actually remember watching from when I was little.
    And so, dear Lord, it is with deep sadness that we turn over to you this young woman, whose dream to ride on a giant swan resulted in her death. Maybe it is your way of telling us... to buy American.

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    Very sad news.
    He supported Bill Cosby's casting on "I Spy", over many objections.

    Longtime "General Hospital" fans may remember him, as an federal agent, also.

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    I don't remember Greatest American Hero the show but I remember the theme song.

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    How sad.

    RIP Mr. Culp.
    If this is to end in fire
    Then we will all burn together

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    He also played the wife's father on Everyone Loves Raymond opposite Katherine Helmond.
    3539 and counting.

    Slightly Wounding Banana list cont: MacMadame.

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    Putting on my old-person hat, I remember how (gasp) controversial I Spy was because it had (gasp) a white guy and a black guy! Working as partners!
    In some ways Robert Culp was very brave for taking on that role. It could have been career suicide, until people actually saw that the show worked and that viewers weren't turning it off because of there being a black actor in a lead role.

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