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Rudolph is dead

By Tony Hicks
Wednesday, September 15th, 2010 at 1:52 pm in Uncategorized.

Well … sort of.

Billie Mae Richards, the Canadian actress who voiced Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer, died Friday at her Toronto home at 88. Which is pretty old for a deer.

That’s right. Rudolph was a woman. And an immigrant.

 

It’s not that hard to believe; he really wasn’t the most masculine buck, was he? Remember Donner trying to get him to play sports, yet all he wanted to do was spend time with that weird little elf who was always putting his hand in Ruldolph’s mouth? Sure, he said he wanted to be a dentist …

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