Billy Crystal Honors Robin Williams At The Emmys

Hollywood’s first real public remembrance of Robin Williams to date came tonight at the Emmy Awards when his Comedy Relief compatriot and friend Billy Crystal brought the house down:

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  1. michael reynolds says:

    We are slowly but surely normalizing suicide. Once a mortal sin, then a coward’s way out, now on path to being a symptom of depression, or a rational way of dealing with terminal disease. I’m fine with it, but it is interesting to watch the progression.