knapplc wrote:The contention seems to be that because this guy was a pseudo celebrity, we should mourn his passing. This is not a compelling argument.
Not sure that I agree. Personally, I mourn every passing that I know of, some more than others obviously. Unfortunately, we never hear about most. Any mourning that I do has nothing to do with him being a celebrity. It has to do with the loss of a human life. Nothing more.