Not to be ghoulish, but when you're in the media, you learn that sometimes you have to be the bearer of bad news. And when you are a junkie for reading the wires, you find the news as soon as it breaks.
Plus, if it someone that deserves memorializing (or in the Darryl Kile, when it is NEWS), it shouldn't be 'swept under the rug.'
Ed: And hey, it didn't post about Ann Landers or Dear Abby, whichever one of the sisters that passed away last week.
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And for God's sake, don't forget Browns/Steelers. I'd include the Browns/Ravens, but that's pretty one-sided in the hatred. NFL vs. college: Tough, tough call. I'll have to say NFL because parity = exciting games across the board.