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Adam Sandler Wrote A Touching Tribute To Bob Barker: "Loved Him Kicking The Crap Out Of Me"

Bob Barker died at the age of 99 this past weekend.

Closeup of Bob Barker
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For millennials of a certain age, you probably remember Bob Barker best as the guy you spent days home from school pretending to be sick with.

Closeup of Bob Barker
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Or you remember him from Happy Gilmore, which he starred in beside Adam Sandler.

Screenshot from "Happy Gilmore" of Bob Barker fighting Adam Sandler
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He was one of the best parts of the movie.

"This guy sucks!"
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Adam Sandler posted a tribute about his costar on Instagram, and it's actually very sweet.

Closeup of Bob Barker and Adam Sandler in a golf cart
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Here's the post:

And here's the caption:

Screenshot of Adam Sandler's Instagram post

RIP Bob, thank you for introducing Plinko to me, and I'll end this post with my fav quote from Happy Gilmore: "The price is wrong, bitch!"

GIF of Bob Barker choking Adam Sandler in "Happy Gilmore"
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