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To have cried at the news of Paul Walker's death...

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YeahButWhatIf Sun 01-Dec-13 10:24:51

I can't believe it sad He was my crush growing up. R.I.P.

greenfern Sun 01-Dec-13 10:26:07

My crush to so sad.

loveliesbleeding1 Sun 01-Dec-13 10:27:57

No, not at all, it's incredibly sad.

Shinyshoes1 Sun 01-Dec-13 10:28:15


I didn't know who he was . I don't watch racing car films

I cried , played Stand By Me on a loop AND lit a candle when Corey Haim died ..... Oh the shame grin

TidyDancer Sun 01-Dec-13 10:48:51

Corey Haim wasn't in Stand By Me....was he? Corey Feldman was, but I'm fairly certain he's still alive!

Very sad about Paul Walker. I loved him since She's All That.

Heartbrokenmum73 Sun 01-Dec-13 10:50:30

Erm, yes, Corey Feldman in Stand By Me. Some fan you are Shiny grin

Both Corey's were in The Lost Boys. And Feldman is very much still alive!

DottyDot Sun 01-Dec-13 10:50:54

Me too sad. So sad. Having two ds's, we've watched the fast and furious films many times and we loved him.

Shinyshoes1 Sun 01-Dec-13 10:52:51

Oooooh I mean River Pheonix

Oh FFs how did make that mistake hmm

Ladyjaxo Sun 01-Dec-13 10:54:52

Yanbu cried too.

HoHolepew Sun 01-Dec-13 10:55:28

It's very sad. I can't believe photos of his car on fire are online . The poor man is still in the car in them.

newestbridearound Sun 01-Dec-13 10:57:29

So awful and tragic, for both him and his companion. The photos are very distressing to see. It is incredibly sad.

QueenofallIsee Sun 01-Dec-13 11:00:40

Gutted, I love the fast and furious series and it is so so sad

specialsubject Sun 01-Dec-13 11:12:29

never heard of him, but clearly the 'experienced driver' (the other guy, also dead) wasn't. Two pointlessly wasted lives. Very sad.

MrsDavidBowie Sun 01-Dec-13 12:14:56

I've never heard of him either.
Horrible way to go.

GwendolineMaryLacey Sun 01-Dec-13 12:15:59

Never heard of him but very sad for anyone to go that way.

tweetytwat Sun 01-Dec-13 12:16:47

I had to Google him, didn't know who he wasblush <old>

Guttersnipe Sun 01-Dec-13 12:17:10

YANBU at all, though I personally had never heard of him until today. He looks a lovely man. I cried the other day at the news of my teenage crush, Lewis Collins, death. sad

Caitlin17 Sun 01-Dec-13 12:37:43

I don't know who he is but I do recall not even knowing River Pheonix had died until I saw his obituary in The Guardian at lunch at work ( remember this was pre everyone having internet) and I cried. Not because I had a crush on him but because it was such a loss. His performances in Stand by Me, Running on Empty and My Own Private Idaho were outstanding.

manticlimactic Sun 01-Dec-13 12:41:14

Are people who are crying over this, crying for the other person who died too? They didn't know him either.

doodlealltheday Sun 01-Dec-13 12:50:27

He was my crush too. Was at the top of my list of 'film stars I want to marry' for pretty much all of my teenaged years, I was a bit of a mad obsessive about him. So sad

ShinyBauble Sun 01-Dec-13 16:06:15

I never watch car films. Actually I had never heard of this guy before. It's weird that some minor stars suddenly attain huge fame when they die.

I'm not mocking though. Actually I hadn't thought about Corey Haim in years, but it also upset me a lot when he died. And I felt guilty that I didn't try to support his career when i had a chance sad

FreakinScaryCaaw Sun 01-Dec-13 16:08:30

I didn't cry but it is very sad. Awful to have the graphic photos online I was shocked at that.

LuciusMalfoyisSmokingHot Sun 01-Dec-13 16:12:44

Theres actually pictures of the car on fire, horrific.

Madmammy83 Sun 01-Dec-13 18:43:50

I've a 9 year old and Paul Walker was his hero, he even begged me for some of the same clothes he wore in the F&F films. He was gutted when he heard. I bawled my eyes out when I heard about Heath Ledger. And David Kelly, even though he was about a hundred. He always reminded me of my own Grandad.

sparklysilversequins Sun 01-Dec-13 19:34:35

I did too. I've never cried at a celeb death before but this really got to me for some reason.

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