Is it just me or has the Grim Reaper gone into straight “Honey Badger” mode in 2016?
It’s not just celebrities either. There’s the Russian military plane crash, the Bolivian plane crash in Colombia, and other mass casualty events. Add the number of everyday deaths, and I’m beginning to wonder if the Grim Reaper is trying to set a new high score.
The celebrity deaths stick out because of the news reporting though. The award shows for next year may very well turn out to be two-hour long memorial tributes with an award or two handed out in between segments.
If I were famous, I would be sitting on pins and needles while waiting for 2017 to arrive. I’d even consider hunkering down in the Cheyenne Mountain fallout shelter. Then again, that could end up becoming a tomb as well. Doesn’t appear that the Grim Reaper really cares about when and where he does his business. Those assistants to the stars are probably all packing aspirin, epi pens, automatic defibrillators, and first aid kits with them at all times just to be safe. Hurry up and get here 2017 before we lose many more.