We use cookies to give you the best possible experience on our site. Click here to find out more. Allow cookies
x
LOG IN HERE
Username
Password

arrow Register here

Forgotten password?

THE CHATTER BOX

 
  
  
  The Chatter Box : Blathering On
  
  
  
 
Henry Gibson by mrsteabag on 18 September 2009 4:04am
 
His most famous routine on "Laugh-In" involved holding giant flowers and reciting funny poems. He was lately on "Boston Legal." Another one who'll be missed.
 
Re: Henry Gibson by bIG bLOGGER on 18 September 2009 1:26pm
 
What???.. another celeb hits the road,Jack??

I did watch him a load of times on the ultra-wacky US show ROWAN & MARTIN's Laugh-In; wasn't he the short guy that sometimes wore a German-Nazi's helmet,and ponderously came out with inscrutable things,which always ended with the punch-line phrase: "...MMMmmmm....VERY interesting....but.............."

Apparently,'Henry Gibson' was not his real name,which was JAMES BATEMAN. He concocted his pseudonym when he left college,by mispronouncing Norwegian author Henrik Ibsen's name--geddit??

He was 73.
 
Re: Henry Gibson by kazzzz on 18 September 2009 2:49pm
 
I remember him mostly in the Blues Brothers.
 
Re: Henry Gibson by TERRY S on 18 September 2009 2:59pm
 
What is it? Celebrity peg-out month!? What is it with all these celebrities dying for heaven's sake?
 



  Reply to this post:
 
 
  Username 
 
 
  Password 
 
 
 
 
  Register here
 

INSTRUCTIONS

Select a discussion theme.
Register (or log in if you have not yet done so).

To start a new discussion topic:

Write the name of the topic in the 'Subject' box.
Type your message in the larger box to contribute.
Click 'Submit'.

To join a discussion topic:

Click on the discussion topic of your choice.
Type your message in the larger box to contribute.
Click 'Submit'.

To edit your message:

You can edit a message at any time after posting it as long as you're signed in.
Click on the 'Edit your message' link above the message.
Make your desired changes.
Click 'Submit'.

If you find you don't want to change the message after all, click on 'Return without changes'.

To set a chatmark:

Register (or log in if you have not yet done so).
Click on the "Set chatmark" link on the Chatter Box pages. This will set the time at which you have logged in.
Click on the "Go to chatmark" link to see all messages posted since you set your chatmark.

You can set your chatmark at any time and as often as you like.