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After 8 decades of clowning around, Floyd “Creeky” Creekmore, 95, is still working for laughsHe’s the world’s oldest performing clown.

The former Montana rancher has fewer magic tricks up his oversized sleeves than he once did. He gave up juggling several years ago after a stroke, and has long since parked the home-made bicycle he once incorporated into his acts.

But he’s not ready to hang up his rosy red nose just yet.

“Even if his body is telling him no, his mind won’t stop,” said grandson Tom McCraw. 

Photos by Matthew Brown/AP

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    This makes my heart smile.
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    Guys, I just can’t with the clowning and what-not, but props to a fellow Montanan.
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    Oh hey look, NIGHTMARES
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