Happy Birthday Red Robinson

Happy Birthday Red Robinson

Postby radiofan » Fri Mar 30, 2012 6:47 am

:occasion4: Happy 75th to Vancouver's Favorite Teen-Ager, Red Robinson! :occasion5:

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Re: Happy Birthday Red Robinson

Postby Thompson » Fri Mar 30, 2012 7:33 am

The best Red!!! Have a great day.

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Re: Happy Birthday Red Robinson

Postby Russ_Byth » Fri Mar 30, 2012 7:47 am

All the best for a great birthday Red!!

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Re: Happy Birthday Red Robinson

Postby Firedog » Fri Mar 30, 2012 9:55 am

:occasion4: Happy 75th birthday Red. You're three quarters of the way to being a Centenarian! Have a great day.
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Re: Happy Birthday Red Robinson

Postby CubbyCam » Fri Mar 30, 2012 10:07 am

Holy crap Red... You can't be 75. You have more energy and initiative than most 40 year olds! Happy Birthday to you Robert Gordon... We who are inspired, salute you! :salute:
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Re: Happy Birthday Red Robinson

Postby hagopian » Fri Mar 30, 2012 10:19 am

The nicest guy in the business - and has been a pleasure to call him a friend for over 30 years. I thought Global did a great job with the Birthday surprise....

Congratulations to a TRUE LEGEND, Red.

You have the energy and drive of a guy half your age.

The man IS Vancouver Radio. Always was and always will be.

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Re: Happy Birthday Red Robinson

Postby Paul P » Fri Mar 30, 2012 4:10 pm

Happy Birthday Mr. Robinson!! You are a BC treasure!!

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Re: Happy Birthday Red Robinson

Postby BossRadio » Fri Mar 30, 2012 4:17 pm

Wonderful to see you still being wonderful,and 75 to boot! Happy Birthday Red! :occasion1:
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Re: Happy Birthday Red Robinson

Postby jon » Fri Mar 30, 2012 4:35 pm

Yes, I echo the birthday greetings.

But it does get me thinking about how much things have changed in terms of how we perceive age since the 1960s. Then, Jackie Gleason celebrated his 50th birthday on live TV, clearly feeling that his life was pretty much over, having hit the Half Century mark. At home, I was taught that people begin dying of "Old Age" at 55, though some did live longer. But 55 was the dividing line at the time between dying of a disease or condition, or dying of "Old Age", just wearing out, so to speak. Living to 70 was considered a real success story.

Today, a lady I've known for years will be celebrating her 100th birthday in the next day or two, at a care facility in Camrose. A retired Edmonton broadcaster just had her 102nd birthday and is still spry, at least verbally. And Save-On Foods has a place for 100th Birthday cards that is well stocked.

So, why wouldn't we have broadcasters like Red Robinson and Bryan Hall still working at 75?
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Re: Happy Birthday Red Robinson

Postby PMC » Fri Mar 30, 2012 5:10 pm

Happy 75th birthday Red ! :occasion5:
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Re: Happy Birthday Red Robinson

Postby Karen » Fri Mar 30, 2012 6:17 pm

Hapy Birthday Red.

It's nice to hear real oldies on the Red Rock Diner again!

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