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Heath Ledger’s dead.

(Well, duh, Janeal, you say.)

Celebrities have died. Celebrities die all the time! That one model chick died a few years ago (or was it more recent?), and it didn’t faze me at all. In fact, I had no idea who she was. (You can see how much I normally care.) But Heath Ledger was the first celebrity I actually respected¬†to kick the bucket. When I read the news, I was shocked. I stared at my computer screen—with the cliche, mouth-half-open expression we have all come to know and love—for a full thirty seconds before I could really react.

My reaction: running through the house, screaming for my sister. “SuzanneHeathLedgerisdeadhediedofadrugoverdoseinMaryKateOlsen’sapartment!” (For at that time, that’s what silly MSN told me.) She was slightly shocked (I gotta invest in a thesaurus to find another word for shocked), but not as so as I was. My mother had no idea who we were talking about, which appalled me at the time (heyyy, appalled, that’s new), but now I’m okay with it.

Most people’s reactions: Shrugging. “Welp, at least he finished filming Batman.” Which, I agree, is a good thing (and he is super creepy in it. have you seen the preview?), but that’s sad that people don’t care. Actually, I take that back. I didn’t give a snip about that one actress chick.

This blog is basically  just rambling.

BY THE WAY, I wonder if Maggie Gyllenhaal, on the set of The Dark Knight, ever asked Heath Ledger if her brother was a good kisser.

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