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Darth_Terros 10-25-2005 01:31 PM

William Hootkins Has Passed Away!
 
Jek Porkins ( Red 6 ) from A New Hope has passed away after a battle with pancreatic cancer. He was 58.

DarthAve 10-25-2005 03:21 PM

tear, I sad now.

TK-8252 10-25-2005 04:41 PM

I've got a problem here! :(

Prime 10-26-2005 10:10 AM

I post this in fond memory...

http://torch.cs.dal.ca/~mroger/threadpics/sot.jpg

Jan Gaarni 10-26-2005 11:36 AM

58 is way too soon to leave. :(

CapNColostomy 10-28-2005 01:13 PM

****! Porkins was named Hootkins? That's pretty cool. I stole his name when I played XWA online years back. RIP.

90SK 10-29-2005 03:12 AM

That's really unfortunate to see an old favorite like Porkins die at such a young age. I hope his family is getting along ok.

RedHawke 10-29-2005 04:14 AM

Quote:

Originally Posted by Jan Gaarni
58 is way too soon to leave. :(

I agree, that's really sad! :(

RIP

Jeff 10-29-2005 05:35 PM

58 is definitely way too young to die. RIP Porkins. :(

The Doctor 10-30-2005 01:12 AM

I remember one time, I was watching ANH in school one day (last day of scool in grade 6 - what else were we going ot do?), and when his X-Wing blew up, I poked my friend on the arm and said: "hehe. Bacon." Then this fat guy in front of us turned around and said: "I'm trying to watch the movie, guys" in a really stupid sounding voice. We got kicked out of class for laughing to loudly.

REST IN PEACE, PORKINS!

Pho3nix 10-31-2005 07:51 AM

Too bad :/
I always joked that "The fat guy always dies first" in movies, cause he did in ANH :) always thought it was funny.

Brottor 10-31-2005 03:02 PM

Definitely sad, but I will be glad that seeing him out there at the end of ANH will always bring a smile to my face.

Kurgan 11-10-2005 03:45 AM

Gone, but not forgotten. R.I.P.

IncomShinobi3 07-17-2006 03:41 PM

Dang, this is terrible. dang........:C

TK-8252 07-17-2006 04:01 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by IncomShinobi3
Dang, this is terrible. dang........:C

You do realize that this thread is from LAST YEAR right?

coupes. 07-18-2006 12:12 PM

Wow, talk about thread revival Batman ! :dozey:


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