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Re: What I Learned Today
« Reply #5060 on: October 09, 2009, 07:29:50 AM »
Peter Billingsley (Ralphie from A Christmas Story) was an executive producer on Ironman!
Billingsley is one of the Favreau/Vaughn repertory players. He played an uncredited elf in Elf. He had a larger role in The Break Up. I think he had some screen time in that stand–up movie that they did (last year?).

Yeah, it always kind of gooses me when I recognize him on–screen. I always want to shout, "Ralphie!" But I don't. Instead I elbow whoever is next to me and tell them. And then they're like, "I care?" And I'm like, "You should!" And they're like, "Who are you?" And I'm like, "Alex Knesnik, nice to meet you." and I offer my hand. And they're like, "Go away, creep." And I'm like, "Can I have your popcorn?" And they're like, "Security!" And I'm like "Some people. Can't hold their liquor." And they're like, "Punch!" And I'm like, "Ow!" And they're like, "Kick!" And I'm like "My liver!"

I could go on, but I think you got the idea; I'm suing Peter Billingsley for mental distress.

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Re: What I Learned Today
« Reply #5061 on: October 09, 2009, 11:33:27 AM »
Peter Billingsley (Ralphie from A Christmas Story) was an executive producer on Ironman!
Billingsley is one of the Favreau/Vaughn repertory players. He played an uncredited elf in Elf. He had a larger role in The Break Up. I think he had some screen time in that stand–up movie that they did (last year?).

Yeah, it always kind of gooses me when I recognize him on–screen. I always want to shout, "Ralphie!" But I don't. Instead I elbow whoever is next to me and tell them. And then they're like, "I care?" And I'm like, "You should!" And they're like, "Who are you?" And I'm like, "Alex Knesnik, nice to meet you." and I offer my hand. And they're like, "Go away, creep." And I'm like, "Can I have your popcorn?" And they're like, "Security!" And I'm like "Some people. Can't hold their liquor." And they're like, "Punch!" And I'm like, "Ow!" And they're like, "Kick!" And I'm like "My liver!"

I could go on, but I think you got the idea; I'm suing Peter Billingsley for mental distress.

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Re: What I Learned Today
« Reply #5062 on: October 09, 2009, 11:34:48 AM »
Harry Dean Stanton is either one really messed up dude or is one of the most grounded, intelligent people I've ever seen interviewed.  Either way he is now my new favorite actor.
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Re: What I Learned Today
« Reply #5063 on: October 09, 2009, 12:23:00 PM »
Mom got a dog.
There's no deceit in the cauliflower.

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Re: What I Learned Today
« Reply #5064 on: October 09, 2009, 12:36:56 PM »
"And if thou refuse to let them go, behold, I will smite all thy borders with frogs" - Exodus 8:2 KJV
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Re: What I Learned Today
« Reply #5065 on: October 09, 2009, 12:40:02 PM »
There's no deceit in the cauliflower.

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Re: What I Learned Today
« Reply #5066 on: October 09, 2009, 12:40:39 PM »
I've been picturing matt all wrong.

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Re: What I Learned Today
« Reply #5067 on: October 09, 2009, 01:01:35 PM »
He's shorter than I imagined.
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Re: What I Learned Today
« Reply #5068 on: October 09, 2009, 01:03:18 PM »
 :D

Sadly I haven't even met the dog, I live 3 provinces away.  :'(
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Re: What I Learned Today
« Reply #5069 on: October 09, 2009, 01:32:24 PM »
:D

Sadly I haven't even met the dog, I live 3 provinces away.  :'(

And provinces tend to be pretty big last I checked
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