R.I.P. Posted on December 29, 2003 by Gordon Reading time: < 1 min Bob Monkhouse. I guess he had already enjoyed the high point in his career before I was aware of him. Time for re-runs, special tributes and all the contemporary comics of our time will line up and praise the man they lambasted for so long. Share this post:TwitterFacebookPocketEmailLike this:Like Loading... Gordon Long time blogger, geek of many things, random photographer and writer of nonsense. Doing my best to find a balance.