Top 10 Thirsty Rawlings Quotes

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Thirsty Rawlings Empire

On HBO’s “The Wire” Andre Royo played the character Reginald “Bubbles” Cousins, a recovering heroin addict that was trying to figure out his life.  On “Empire” Royo plays a lawyer that has everything figured out and he’s willing to risk his life to ensure his favorite client, Lucious Lyon, is protected at all times.

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Bubbles The Wire

Bubbles had his funny moments on “The Wire” but it was often difficult to laugh considering the characters serious drug problem.  Thirsty is a crooked lawyer enabling us to laugh as much as we please!


It all started on Empire’s “Without a Country” episode where Jamal is visiting Lucious in prison and Thirsty Rawlings introduces himself, freshly dressed in his purple suit.  While Jamal is concerned about Thirsty’s law school, Lucious knows that he has met his future attorney and the pair have been inseparable ever since.
Without further ado, here are the Top 10 Thirsty Rawlings quotes:

10. “To the Empire! That’s your thing, right?”

Thirsty Rawlings Quotes
Thirsty Rawlings Quotes

9. “You two take a dance class.”

Thirsty Rawlings Quotes
Thirsty Rawlings Quotes

8. “They damn sure don’t want nobody to know a dead body popped up in a prosecutor’s car, so I heard.”

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Thirsty Rawlings Quotes

7. “The court still validates, right?”

Thirsty Rawlings Quotes
Thirsty Rawlings Quotes

6. “University of Guam.  I know it’s not Harvard but same curriculum just a different campus.”

Thirsty Rawlings Quotes
Thirsty Rawlings Quotes

5. “Wow. So articulate.  And here I thought we made nice, digging in the dirt.”

Thirsty Rawlings Quotes
Thirsty Rawlings Quotes

4. “That was good, right? We got your vote?”

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Thirsty Rawlings Empire

3. “I’m down, OK, I mean, I am down.”

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Thirsty Rawlings Quotes

2. “Just your basic corpse detector.”
Thirsty Rawlings Quotes
Thirsty Rawlings Quotes

1. “Excuses are the tools of the incompetent.”
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Thirsty Rawlings Quotes

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