The people who are defiling this thread ought to look into a mirror and shame themselves into silence.
Because he was moderately well known to the public? Or is everyone supposed to treat him like a close and dear family member, gutted at his passing, and knowing our lives will never be the same without him? Or is everyone supposed to deeply mourn and respect any living creature that dies?
"It's nice that some people consider it to be something more than that... but don't shit yourself when not everyone agrees."
But it's okay, I guess if spend all of your time
bitching about the living, you have to respect something
. So it might as well be dead strangers you've never met let alone had any kind of personal relationship outside the delusions of your own mind.