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Frank Comes Through Heart Surgery Okay

As regular readers know, we have a rule about the personal lives of the cast and former cast: We don’t talk about personal stuff until THEY do. It was how we dealt with Josh’s cancer and it’s how we’ve dealt with this, which Frank recently posted on Twitter:

Update: I had quadruple bypass surgery and I just got out of the ICU with a good prognosis for recovery. So grateful to all who sent me such warm wishes. I love all of you.

Everybody at Satellite News wishes Frank the very best and is hoping for a quick recovery.

Thanks to @MST3KMotivation for the graphic.

27 Replies to “Frank Comes Through Heart Surgery Okay”

  1. DarkGrandmaofDeath
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    Fantastic news, Frank! You made January truly memorable for me at Sketchfest, when you and Trace riffed on The Choppers, and I thank you for that. Wishing you a speedy recovery and a happy summer!

       10 likes

  2. profhackenbush
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    Very happy to hear this and glad everything went great…Now you get better and know that we Msties care about you and that we’ve got your back..ya dig,man?

       9 likes

  3. IR5
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    Great news! Both Frank and Josh were so cordial at the meet and greet a few years back for Cinematic Titanic. I took my sons (who had grew up watching MST) and both took the time to talk with them. Hope to see Frank on tour soon, and, Josh to continue his journey of self discovery.

       8 likes

  4. Terry the Sensitive Knight
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    Frank had better not die before we can KILL HIM!

    sorry, channeled my inner Dr. F for a second there

       14 likes

  5. Cornjob
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    Frankly, this is good news.

       12 likes

  6. littleaimishboy
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    Yay Frank!

       8 likes

  7. Ray Dunakin
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    Prayers and best wishes for a speedy recovery!

       9 likes

  8. MonkeyPretzel
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    He just posted earlier tonight (6/21/19) that he’s home. Even better news.

       14 likes

  9. mando3b
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    So happy to read this. All the best, Frank! Sending lots of warm thoughts and good wishes your way from Maine!

       7 likes

  10. Mr. Krasker
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    Let me be frank about Frank.

       7 likes

  11. Kenneth Morgan
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    Glad to hear Frank’s doing better. Hope he takes as much time as he needs to fully recover.

       5 likes

  12. CaptEoNinja83 .
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    Best wishes to Frank and hopes he takes special care of himself!

       5 likes

  13. Lisa H.
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    Not quite ready for Second Banana Heaven yet!

       12 likes

  14. Ro-man, aka one of several possible Steves
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    And be careful which buttons you push, Frank!

    Well wishes, along with many heartfelt “euyuk-e-ue”s (sp?), and especially prayers.

       6 likes

  15. Yeti of Great Danger
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    Winona!

    But seriously, all the best wishes for a speedy and/or comfy recovery, Frank. We love you… maybe not as much as Pearl Forrester loves you, but that would be icky.

       5 likes

  16. DavidM
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    Frank is pure trash. A miserable, hateful, vile man.

       4 likes

  17. Joel Lillo
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    DavidM:
    Frank is pure trash. A miserable, hateful, vile man.

    Listen, I am one who doesn’t agree with most of his political positions, but I’ve always found him interesting and funny when reading his opinions. This is not the place for comments like the one above. I would recommend that it be deleted along with my comment quoting it. All the best and love and prayers to Frank!

       24 likes

  18. jay
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    Second Bananas everywhere were not, NOT, ready for you to go to second banana heaven Frank. Chuck under the chin and steady on from all of your fans.

       10 likes

  19. Ryoki Nor
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    DavidM:
    Frank is pure trash. A miserable, hateful, vile man.

    And yet he looks so damn good in a strapless, sequined evening dress. Who’d thought it?
    All our best wishes from my wife who adores you and my self who is only willing to admit a mild fondness. But in a a manly way of course.

    “Pleasures may turn a heart to stone, riches may make it callous, but sorrows cannot break it. Hearts live by being wounded.”
    ? Oscar Wilde

       9 likes

  20. Yeti of Great Danger
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    DavidM:
    Frank is pure trash. A miserable, hateful, vile man.

    TV’s Frank would laugh at the irony of someone who thinks he’s “pure trash” calling him hateful and vile. And so would Dr. Forrester.

       7 likes

  21. IR5
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    DavidM:
    Frank is pure trash. A miserable, hateful, vile man.

    Troll.

       9 likes

  22. majorjoe23
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    The worst thing about DavidM’s terrible comment is the three people who liked it. At least he had the courage to sign his name to something so vile and hateful.

       9 likes

  23. SpaceChief
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    Anyone who has ever met Frank knows he is beyond awesome.
    I was at a Portland show that got delayed for an hour due to technical difficulties and they took an hours worth of questions, and still stayed late afterwards to do the meet and greet.
    If you are offended that he makes fun of PUBLIC political figures then MST3K isn’t your thing to begin with.

       14 likes

  24. Yeti of Great Danger
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    SpaceChief:
    Anyone who has ever met Frank knows he is beyond awesome.
    I was at a Portland show that got delayed for an hour due to technical difficulties and they took an hours worth of questions, and still stayed late afterwards to do the meet and greet.
    If you are offended that he makes fun of PUBLIC political figures then MST3K isn’t your thing to begin with.

    Your comment, SpaceChief — I LIKE IT VERY MUCH!

       6 likes

  25. jay
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    majorjoe23:
    The worst thing about DavidM’s terrible comment is the three people who liked it. At least he had the courage to sign his name to something so vile and hateful.

    Perhaps the assumption that three other people created those likes is in error?

       3 likes

  26. Torque the Dorque
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    Happy to hear that Frank is doing well!

    Frank is pure gold. A happy, endearing, wholesome individual.

       7 likes

  27. Captain Howdy
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    I cannot think of a better time for Frank to create a sequel video:

    THE FRANK II

    (We’ve been waiting so long, Frank.)

       2 likes

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