#1 By: Cory Doctorow, September 10th, 2013 21:22
#2 By: Silversalty, September 10th, 2013 22:30
Touching tribute. Sometimes people on the Net can be very nice.
Reminded me of this story in mean old NYC -
Listeners of the late-night sports talk show on WFAN-AM (660) knew something was wrong last week when Short Al from Brooklyn called in and did not talk baseball. Instead, he called to say that Doris
#3 By: IMB, September 11th, 2013 06:23
That's interesting. There have been times where someone you" knew" on the net disappeared and you never found out what happened to them since they weren't posting under a real name. I have sometimes wondered if death was a fate that they've met, but mostly I just imagine that they found much better things to do with their time.
#4 By: Aryeh Goretsky, September 11th, 2013 10:58
Those who sit and type also serve.
R.I.P. good sir.
#5 By: Adam L. Cox, September 11th, 2013 11:01
This was quite heartwarming. A life well-lived, indeed, and I should note that the comments on the original piece (118 when I read it) were uniformly civil and kind. Sometimes, you should read the comments.
#6 By: Cory Doctorow, September 15th, 2013 21:22
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