Ed Schweppe (edschweppe) wrote,
Ed Schweppe
edschweppe

Sorry about that, Chief...

Don Adams, famed as Agent 86 of Get Smart, died last Sunday from a lung infection. (I guess the antibiotics missed their target by that much.)

One thing that I was really surprised by in his biography, though. Adams was a Marine WWII vet who fought on Guadalcanal; after recovering from blackwater fever, he served as a Marine Drill Instructor. It's a tribute to his acting ability that he could be so convincing as a bumbling idiot ...
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