Emmy Winner Peter MacNicol — Cory Tribute is Great … For Drug Awareness

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Emmy winner Peter MacNicol is not buying what Jack Klugman“s angry son is selling because Peter thinks the tribute to Cory Monteith could actually save lives.

MacNicol — who won an Emmy for “Ally McBeal” and also starred in classics like “Ghostbusters II” and “Sophie”s Choice” — tells our sources tonight”s tribute to Cory will create enormous drug awareness and possibly reach thousands of teens on a path of destruction.

Peter doesn”t think it matters that Cory died without a single Emmy. He says, “If we are going to get into a merit system based on longevity then we are in trouble.”

Tell that to Adam Klugman — who is furious that his 3-time Emmy winning deceased father is barely getting a mention at tonight”s ceremony.

But MacNicol says, “The memoriam is not only to honor those who completed a full marathon.”