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RIP Grant Imahara

Postby Thepeopl » Tue Jul 14, 2020 1:30 am

Mythbusters has lost a crew member.

He died of a brain aneurysm. Age 49.

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Postby Costa Fierro » Tue Jul 14, 2020 1:53 am

RIP, damn that sucks, and not even a year after another one of the cast also died.
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Postby Thepeopl » Tue Jul 14, 2020 1:59 am

Costa Fierro wrote:RIP, damn that sucks, and not even a year after another one of the cast also died.

Well, to be fair, for me "Mythbusters" died in 2014. When the Tory, Kari and Grant were fired. And in 2016 the tried to start "White Rabbit"
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Postby Sundiata » Tue Jul 14, 2020 2:02 am

RIP.

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Postby USS Monitor » Tue Jul 14, 2020 2:07 am

Heard about this earlier tonight. It is sad.
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Postby Grenartia » Tue Jul 14, 2020 2:10 am

I used to watch MB all the time. This is truly sad. Many condolences to his family.
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Postby Cannot think of a name » Tue Jul 14, 2020 2:50 am

This one sucks hard as he was a friend.

For most of the day as news of his death passed through those who knew him the one word that has come up volumes over anything else is "kind." The Grant you saw, from Junkyard Wars, Battlebots, Mythbusters, White Rabbit, his guest appearances and fan builds; the curious Grant, the playful Grant, the problem solving Grant, those were all real. But the kindness...you could know him and never know how deep that kindness went. He was kind when he didn't have to be, he was kind in ways no one would ever see.

I didn't know him as well as others, but we all knew his kindness. He was a beautiful person and the world is better through his example.
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Postby The Two Jerseys » Tue Jul 14, 2020 4:42 am

That's a shame, he was definitely one of the better cast members.
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Postby Grinning Dragon » Tue Jul 14, 2020 4:49 am

Just saw this on the news.
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Postby Valrifell » Tue Jul 14, 2020 4:54 am

Mythbusters is partially what got me interested in engineering and the scientific method, so this is really sad. I feel like it's really rare to have such genuinely curious and innovative television personalities these days, and Grant was definitely one of those.
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Postby Ghost Land » Tue Jul 14, 2020 4:54 am

RIP Grant Imahara (23 October 1970-13 July 2020) :(

Another part of my earlier life is now gone. This really sucks!
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Postby Auze » Tue Jul 14, 2020 8:38 am

RIP

Mythbusters was one of my favorite shows growing up, and I liked White Rabbit Project as well. I don't know what to say other than RIP.
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Postby The Derpy Democratic Republic Of Herp » Tue Jul 14, 2020 9:22 am

Mythbusters was one of my favorite shows and Grant was my favorite out of the Build team.

Rest in peace, your brilliant mind inspired a lot of peoples interest in science.

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Postby Vistulange » Tue Jul 14, 2020 11:22 am

Fuck me. Rest in peace.
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Postby San Lumen » Tue Jul 14, 2020 11:37 am

He was my favorite on the show. Such a wonderful man. 2020 is truly the worst year ever

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Postby -Astoria- » Tue Jul 14, 2020 11:40 am

Saw it earlier on Wikipedia this morning; one of the few people I've actually heard of, pop culture-wise.

Then again, today's been dealing us a multi-blow of fuck.

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Postby James_xenoland » Wed Jul 15, 2020 3:36 am

Holy crap!! NOOOoooo! T_T

RIP... He will be greatly missed! :(

He was one of my favorite members of probably my favorite real world show! I loved MBs...
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