Rolling Stone on Breitbart: 'I Couldn't Be Happier That He's Dead.'

 

Rolling Stone contributor Matt Taibbi took to his RS blog today to post some rather disturbing thoughts on the recent passing of Andrew Breitbart…

 
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Andrew Breitbart: Death of a Douche
 
By Matt Taibbi
 
March 1, 3:10 PM ET
 
So Andrew Breitbart is dead. Here’s what I have to say to that, and I’m sure Breitbart himself would have respected this reaction: Good! F*** him. I couldn’t be happier that he’s dead.
 
I say this in the nicest possible way. I actually kind of liked Andrew Breitbart. Not in the sense that I would ever have wanted to hang out with him, or even be caught within a hundred yards of him without a Haz-Mat suit on, but I respected the shamelessness. Breitbart didn’t do anything by halves, and even his most ardent detractors had to admit that he had a highly developed, if not always funny, sense of humor…