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Samuel "Sam" Burl Kinison (December 8, 1953 – April 10, 1992) was an American comedian and actor. He was famous for his humor and wild, colorful outfits. A former revival-style preacher, his standup routines were most often characterized by intense, angry ranting punctuated by a trademark primal scream.

Kinison was born in Yakima, Washington, and originally became a preacher. Upon obtaining a divorce from his wife, he was forced to leave preaching. However, his background as a preacher proved… read more

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  • We will always miss you, Sam...
  • taken way to early but he was amazing! Sam Kinison is the man!
  • OOOOHHHHHH OOOOOHHHHHHHHH...RIP Sam....
  • 20 years today, still sad but he's still 1 of the best [2]
  • 20 years today, still sad but he's still 1 of the best
  • this guy has the best delivery i've ever heard
  • yeah, no shit. it's from The Sounds of Kinison song parody.
  • goodbye Kinison my old friend
  • Pure classic.
  • 10,000 listeners? damn...

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