30 May 2006

Paul Gleason 1944 - 2006

Don't mess with the bull, young man. You'll get the horns.
And with that quote and countless others in The Breakfast Club, a legend was born.

Principal Richard Vernon.

He was played by Paul Gleason who lampooned that memorable role in Not Another Teen Movie.

Paul Gleason died of of mesothelioma, a rare form of lung cancer linked to asbestos. He was only 67.

My Condolonces to his loved ones.