So much has already been said here and elsewhere mourning the death of Robin Williams and celebrating his incredible talents and humanity, that I will not even try to add to it, except to say that, as retired military, I tremendously appreciate all he did for our troops and that he was my favorite actor and comedian -- a beautiful person whom I'll terribly miss.
However, one of the greatest tributes to Robin Williams is perhaps the quickness and number of touching messages and statements made and released by our nation's leaders expressing sincere sorrow over his passing. I am sure there will be many more to follow. Here are some.
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