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    Tom Laughlin (Billy Jack) dies

    Had no clue he was 81. Most of you probably never heard of Billy Jack. An incredibly corny movie that was a big hit in 1971.

    And if you don't like it....I'm going to take my left foot and hit you right in your face. And there's not a darn thing you can do about it.....

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aVX-voqWuwY

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    Re: Tom Laughlin (Billy Jack) dies

    One tin soldier rides away.

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    Re: Tom Laughlin (Billy Jack) dies

    I'm getting a memory of a baseball bat....am I right?

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    Re: Tom Laughlin (Billy Jack) dies

    You may be thinking of Walking Tall

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    Re: Tom Laughlin (Billy Jack) dies

    Quote Originally Posted by JaxRed View Post
    You may be thinking of Walking Tall
    Yes, that is correct! Thanks...

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    Re: Tom Laughlin (Billy Jack) dies

    "Peace on Earth" was all it said...
    "Man, the pitch looks fast, even in slow motion." Thom Brennaman on Chapman's fastball.

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    Re: Tom Laughlin (Billy Jack) dies

    Im sure Dr Fever began to medicate upon hearing this news.

    Seriously though i remember watching it as a youngster and loving it. Then as an adult i watched it again and realizing it was quite cheesy. Was a generational hit.

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    Re: Tom Laughlin (Billy Jack) dies

    He was a year older than Peter O'Toole. Hard to believe.

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    Re: Tom Laughlin (Billy Jack) dies

    I remember the movie well.

    Some of the worst acting I've ever seen in a movie.

    But I'd never tell Laughlin that to his face.
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    Re: Tom Laughlin (Billy Jack) dies

    Quote Originally Posted by GAC View Post
    I remember the movie well.

    Some of the worst acting I've ever seen in a movie.

    But I'd never tell Laughlin that to his face.
    If you had he would have taken his right foot and whopped you on the right side of your face and there isn't a damn thing you could have done about it
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