Buttle's World

11 August, 2009

A Sweet John Hughes Story

Filed under: Posts — clgood @ 8:22

Time to decompress from the willfully ignorant and read a nice story about a nice guy who is gone too soon.

John told me about why he left Hollywood just a few years earlier. He was terrified of the impact it was having on his sons; he was scared it was going to cause them to lose perspective on what was important and what happiness meant. And he told me a sad story about how, a big reason behind his decision to give it all up was that “they” (Hollywood) had “killed” his friend, John Candy, by greedily working him too hard.

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