RIP Jim Ed Poole.
americanpublicmedia:


Our colleague the actor and sound-effects man Tom Keith died Sunday  night of a heart attack at his home in St. Paul. He performed on the  show October 22 at the Fitzgerald with the cast and guest John Lithgow —  played a zombie and a beery Elizabethan bartender, did the sound  effects for “Lives of the Cowboys” and “Mom” and did a wonderful and  shocking sound effect of a grade-school teacher being shrunk from six  feet to three inches, using a balloon, some small sticks, and vocal  thwops and splorts, and then did the voice of a three-inch-tall female.  He complained of shortness of breath the next week, but put off going to  see a doctor, and collapsed Sunday night around 6 p.m. He was conscious  afterward but died in the ambulance on his way to the hospital.

Tom Keith, 1946 - 2011

~reblogged by Trent Gilliss, senior editor

RIP Jim Ed Poole.

americanpublicmedia:

Our colleague the actor and sound-effects man Tom Keith died Sunday night of a heart attack at his home in St. Paul. He performed on the show October 22 at the Fitzgerald with the cast and guest John Lithgow — played a zombie and a beery Elizabethan bartender, did the sound effects for “Lives of the Cowboys” and “Mom” and did a wonderful and shocking sound effect of a grade-school teacher being shrunk from six feet to three inches, using a balloon, some small sticks, and vocal thwops and splorts, and then did the voice of a three-inch-tall female. He complained of shortness of breath the next week, but put off going to see a doctor, and collapsed Sunday night around 6 p.m. He was conscious afterward but died in the ambulance on his way to the hospital.

Tom Keith, 1946 - 2011

~reblogged by Trent Gilliss, senior editor

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