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Thom Price
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Posted: 23 December 2016 at 3:56pm | IP Logged | 1 post reply

Carrie Fisher Reportedly Has Heart Attack On Airplane

She apparently wasn't breathing for 10 minutes; that doesn't sound good.  Fingers crossed.

F**k you 2016.

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Posted: 23 December 2016 at 4:54pm | IP Logged | 2 post reply



 This year has been a gut-puncher. Hopefully Carrie Fisher will pull through. She's pretty tough.
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Posted: 23 December 2016 at 5:25pm | IP Logged | 3 post reply

Is she, tho? After all the abuse to which she has subjected herself?

May the Force be with her.

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Posted: 23 December 2016 at 5:41pm | IP Logged | 4 post reply

John Byrne, only you could be so bold.

I watched the rather terrible Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back recently and was struck by how young -- or at least hale and hearty -- both Carrie Fisher and Mark Hamill were in the film.

I think the effect of age is something I will never fully accept. The passing of time becomes more of a mystery as I myself age and time seems to accelerate. I remember back in 89 feeling that Mark Hamill had been out of the public eye for forever when he returned with Slipstream. It was a similar story with Carrie Fisher that same year in When Harry Met Sally. Yet, how young they were back then!

Star Wars is, without a doubt, the most important film from my childhood. Its stars hold a special and permanent place in my psyche. Get well soon, Carrie Fisher.
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Posted: 23 December 2016 at 5:50pm | IP Logged | 5 post reply

I hope she'll be OK. I'm not a particular fan of the franchise, and haven't seen a lot of her work aside from the first movie, and 'When Harry Met Sally'...but I lost a close relative to a heart attack this year..and so those circumstances, and 2016 in general, just...suck.
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Posted: 23 December 2016 at 6:08pm | IP Logged | 6 post reply

A, err, new hope: Fisher's brother describes her condition has being "stable" now.  That's more comforting than "critical'.
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Rich Marzullo
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Posted: 23 December 2016 at 6:19pm | IP Logged | 7 post reply

Hoping for a speedy recovery.
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Posted: 23 December 2016 at 8:34pm | IP Logged | 8 post reply

So sad to hear of this news.  All my hopes for speedy recovery!

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Matt Hawes
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Posted: 23 December 2016 at 8:55pm | IP Logged | 9 post reply

I hope she recovers quickly and fully.
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Posted: 23 December 2016 at 11:02pm | IP Logged | 10 post reply

Jeez. Just picked up her new book, last week. Best wishes to her and her loved ones.
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Posted: 24 December 2016 at 2:56am | IP Logged | 11 post reply

Seeing as 2017 is gonna begin on a sour note. Can we finish 2016 with a flicker of hope. I wish Ms. Fisher the best of luck and a speedy recovery.
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Posted: 24 December 2016 at 7:53am | IP Logged | 12 post reply

She'll always be my favorite Princess!! May the Force be with her!
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Shaun Barry
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Posted: 24 December 2016 at 8:52am | IP Logged | 13 post reply


If anyone's tough & feisty enough to turn around and kick the 2016 Grim Reaper right in the balls, it's gotta be Carrie Fisher.

Hoping for a fast & speedy recovery as well.


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Posted: 27 December 2016 at 11:55am | IP Logged | 14 post reply

RIP. :(
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Brian Miller
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Posted: 27 December 2016 at 12:01pm | IP Logged | 15 post reply

Just heard that, as well.

Goddammit.

RIP

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Jason Scott
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Posted: 27 December 2016 at 12:01pm | IP Logged | 16 post reply

She's gone..

Didn't want to believe it, but sites are starting to report it now.

Can't even process it at this point...

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Posted: 27 December 2016 at 12:03pm | IP Logged | 17 post reply

No no no no no... not Carrie Fisher...!!!!! RIP princess, you'll be forever missed...
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Posted: 27 December 2016 at 12:05pm | IP Logged | 18 post reply

Shit.
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Marc Baptiste
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Posted: 27 December 2016 at 12:05pm | IP Logged | 19 post reply

My heart is officially broken.

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Posted: 27 December 2016 at 12:05pm | IP Logged | 20 post reply

2016 can officially go fuck itself.

Dammit.  
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Posted: 27 December 2016 at 12:06pm | IP Logged | 21 post reply

Really very sad. So young.
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Posted: 27 December 2016 at 12:07pm | IP Logged | 22 post reply

May she rest in peace.
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Posted: 27 December 2016 at 12:09pm | IP Logged | 23 post reply

I really can't handle this right now. Fucking dammit to all hell.

RIP
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Posted: 27 December 2016 at 12:12pm | IP Logged | 24 post reply

There are no words. R.I.P.
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Posted: 27 December 2016 at 12:19pm | IP Logged | 25 post reply

2016, only you could be so bold...

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