George Lindsay who played the character of Goober Pyle, Gomer Pyle’s dim-witted auto-mechanic cousin on “The Andy Griffith Show” (among other shows) has died at the age of 83. 

- In the old days, actors had to have real talent to “play dumb”. Today we just use Reality TV show stars. 

- Goober is survived by his his wife of many years, Raisinet.