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    ‘Full Metal Jacket’ actor R. Lee Ermey dead at 74

    Marine Drill Instructor turned actor dies at the age of 74. R. Lee Ermey died Sunday morning of complications due to pneumonia.

    Ermey was best known for his portrayal of Gunnery Sgt. Hartman in the movie "Full Metal Jacket"

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    Art Bell died too.


    Bad week.
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    Ermy was also known for the Movie The Siege of Firebase Gloria.


    One of his best lines in that Movie was.....there is no such thing as an atheist in a Combat Situation.




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    That blows. Loved his cable TV show.
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    Gunnery Sergeant Hartman dies

    R. Lee Ermey, RIP



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    Yeah GW put up a thread on it Don.

    http://thepoliticalforums.com/thread...mey-dead-at-74
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    Ermy from Siege at Firebase Gloria.


    A little Religious Communications might not be a bad idea at this stage of the game. Now myself I don't take any chances. I talk to Muhammad. Buddha. Mr Jesus H Christ and any other religious honchos I can come up with. There is no such thing as an atheist in a combat situation.


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    He gave the best and most realistic portrayal of an old school Drill Sergeant I have ever seen.

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