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"Ugly Betty" actor allegedly kills his mother

Discussion in 'Anything goes' started by Inky_Wretch, Nov 23, 2010.

  1. Inky_Wretch

    Inky_Wretch Well-Known Member

    With a samurai sword.

  2. imjustagirl

    imjustagirl Active Member

    Jesus Christ.
  3. Mizzougrad96

    Mizzougrad96 Active Member

    I watched Ugly Betty and I sure as hell don't remember that guy.
  4. bigpern23

    bigpern23 Well-Known Member

    Only if it's untrue.
  5. Dick Whitman

    Dick Whitman Well-Known Member

    I could not even fathom getting murdered in that fashion. Or any fashion.

    Hell, I remember the scene in "The Sopranos" where Vito got whacked, getting chills thinking about what it must be like to know, out of nowhere when you were just going about your day, what was about to happen to you.
  6. schiezainc

    schiezainc Well-Known Member

    See? This is what I meant about the bible! </crossthread>
  7. Oggiedoggie

    Oggiedoggie Well-Known Member

    Sounds as though he might have been strung out on Jesus and energy drinks.
  8. HC

    HC Well-Known Member

    He's not even listed on IMDB and they list everyone. Hell, I'm on there and I've done jack.
  9. forever_town

    forever_town Active Member

    I think the point is, why even risk it?

    I think "Actor charged in death of mother" would get the point across without being as potentially libelous.

    When it comes to crimes, you have to be VERY careful as a journalist.
  10. bigpern23

    bigpern23 Well-Known Member

    Absolutely spot on, F_T .... however, I was trying to point out (in an admittedly snarky fashion) that his statement ("Wow, what a libelous headline") is guilty of almost the same thing he's railing against. The headline treats the accused as if he were already convicted and MisterCreosote does the same, convicting the desker who wrote the headline.
  11. Brian

    Brian Well-Known Member

    "he's just a guy in the background on one episode."

    Ironically, that's exactly what the rep at MGM said about the guy swinging from the tree in the Wizard of Oz.
  12. jlee

    jlee Active Member

    His resume is "according to Haiti Internet movie database website BelFim.com."


    And they got access to this guy in the psych ward? Really? I call bull.
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