Sad News

Posted By: CAPTAIN bigzeke

Sad News - 02/08/02 04:34 PM

For you guys who know me personally, you know how hard it is for me to relay bad news. Unfortunately I feel it is my duty as a poster on this fine board.
I don't usually pass on sad news like this, but sometimes we need to pause and remember what life is all about. There was a great loss recently. Larry LaPrise, the Detroit native who wrote the song "Hokey Pokey," died last week at age 83.

It was extremely difficult for the family to keep him in the casket. They'd put his left leg in and .....well, you know the rest

Go ahead admit it! I gotcha!!!!

Re: Sad News - 02/08/02 05:07 PM

Thanks Zeke.

I knew Larry well. I also knew the lovely and gracious Peg, his one-legged wife. She used to really hop to it, before his philandering caused them to break it off.

Yup. True.
Posted By: Debbie

Re: Sad News - 02/08/02 05:45 PM

Shameless.... Both just shameless....
Can't believe I fell for it.....
Posted By: Chloe

Re: Sad News - 02/08/02 05:54 PM

Zeke and Choo, do the Hokey Pokey and turn yourself around!!!!!!!!!!!!!!ROFLMAO

Re: Sad News - 02/08/02 05:56 PM

in lieu of flowers i will just turn myself around (_|_).
Posted By: Big Frank

Re: Sad News - 02/08/02 06:36 PM

What if... that really is what it's all about?

Re: Sad News - 02/08/02 09:46 PM

I think you guys are making a joke out of the LaPrise family's continuing misfortune. I personally find that shameless.

Yours in good taste and humility,

Posted By: Denny Shane

Re: Sad News - 02/08/02 09:54 PM

I am so much an idiot... I fell for this. I am so ashamed of myself.... lol

That's what it's all about I guess....

[This message has been edited by Denny Shane (edited 02-08-2002).]
Posted By: Anonymous

Re: Sad News - 02/08/02 10:30 PM

zeke, you are just happy that you bet the noles against the hokie (pokies) and won!!! tricia and i will see you and mrs zeke monday.
Posted By: denverdan

Re: Sad News - 02/09/02 04:07 AM

You are all SHAMEFUL!
(as I turn my head and laugh a little bit ol)
Geeze... where do you get this stuff?
Posted By: rickcheri

Re: Sad News - 02/09/02 06:41 AM

Big Frank-That Realy Is ALL IT'S ABOUT!! REALLY>>>>>>>>>>>C
Posted By: Anonymous

Re: Sad News - 02/09/02 05:09 PM

hey chooch, how did their one legged daughter, Ilene (i-lean) take it? her one-legged asian friend, Irene? (even worse). their leggless friend, Bob? ugh. (apologies to anyone i might offend with these)

sorry. i thought the hokey pokey guy died a few years ago, seriously.

and zeke, i was suspicious from the get-go.
Posted By: Mosquitorose

Re: Sad News - 02/09/02 06:47 PM

LOL...geez I was shaking it.. .turned around and they were all must have been bad...shameless, just shameless hahahahah.

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