Thursday 22 February 2018

Thanks for all the laughs, Martin

Actor John Mahoney
Actor John Mahoney
Ian O'Doherty

Ian O'Doherty

So farewell, then, John Mahoney, and thanks for all the laughs.

Following the seemingly endless flurry of celebrity deaths in the last two years, we have reached a sort of celeb-death fatigue.

That's understandable, and it's a psychological survival mechanism - you can't be consistently saddened by every death because there simply wouldn't be any time left in the day.

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