Cool Hand Luke Dead at 83

CoolHandLuke.jpg Legend Paul Newman has died after a battle with cancer.

Lynn Smith wrote the obit for LAT. It was a touching tribute to the actor and activist.

Our favorite line, that summed up why we loved Newman for something other than his looks:

He was thrilled, friends said, when he heard that he had made President Nixon’s enemies list.

Here’s the NYT obit.

Rest in peace.