Andy Griffith 1926-2012

Tuesday, July 3, AD 2012

His list of credits is pretty impressive.

No, he wasn’t Catholic, but he was very American, and who hasn’t used Mayberry as a metaphor?  Either way, may he rest in peace.

2 Responses to Andy Griffith 1926-2012

  • “He was one from our country’s last best generation.” I heard that yesterday in a eulogy.

    If there were a top ten TV shows for the Fourth of July list, I’d hope to see ‘Matlock’ on it. And watching the episodes about life in Mayberry would be great formation for our country’s children.

  • Griffith was a Yellow Dog Democrat who recently shilled for ObamaCare along with “Dopey”, Ron Howard. I do have fond memories of the Don Knotts Show, sometimes mislabeled the Andy Griffith Show. Griffith’s finest work was at the beginning of his career in this film: