After learning the terrible news that Ryan Dunn was found dead in a car crash early this morning, many of you shared your favorite memories of the “Jackass” star on the blog, as well as Facebook and Twitter. Here are a few that caught our attention, including posts from some of his closest friends:
“Jackass, Viva La Bam and Haggard would not be anywhere near the same without you. Thank you for helping Bam piss off April and Phil. My favorites of yours from Jackass are when Bam broke his tailbone and you said, ‘We don’t have tails anyway! We don’t need tailbones!’ ” —lightningbolt99999
“My favorite Dunn moment is when he went off that waterfall in Iceland in a barrel. I’m still in shock that he’s gone.” —A-Rock
“My favorite memory of him was when the whole crew left him for Mardi Gras. He got on a moped and beat them there. I thought it was the greatest.” —Andrew Irvin
“I’ll never forget the time Ryan Dunn stuck a car up his ass and then went to the doctor to try to figure out what was wrong. The doctor was like, “HUH?”–I geeked out forever and am still laughing at it actually.” —Jacob Littreal
“Today I lost my brother Ryan Dunn. My heart goes out to his family and his beloved Angie. RIP Ryan, I love you buddy.”
“Wow #jackass wont ever be the same without Ryan Dunn….”
“I don’t really know what to say right now everybody because the sadness is overwhelming, but today we lost one of our own…”
“Ryan Dunn thank you for you stunts, pranks, Jackass shows and Jackass movies…You will always be on our mind when you stuck a toy car up your ass…lol.” —Christian N.
“I Have actually been in severe pain and cried with laughter many a time over his antics i am gutted, crazy man, nice guy, you will be sadly missed, thoughts are with your family RIP.” —Lee E.
“A terrible tragedy. My heart aches for all the jackass family. You are all so close it must be like losing a limb. He can never be replaced but he will live on in your hearts. RIP Ryan. Mix things up a bit wherever u may be now.” —Kristy B.
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