Paul Newman passes away Somehow, “legend” isn’t enough of a superlative for Newman, who succumbed to cancer at age 83. Perhaps it can best be summarized as that he proved that a great man… can also be a good man. Share September 27, 2008 by tdog Uncategorized You may also like... Genuine loss Groundhog day Bremer Renounces U.S. Citizenship, Seeks Asylum in France. Rumsfeld considers joining him 1 Response Comments1 Pingbacks0 eRobin says: September 28, 2008 at 7:12 pm It’s probably b/c I thought he was a good guy who cared about people and b/c I saw him in person once when I was a kid and b/c I loved his work, but I’m having a foolishly hard time with Newman’s death.