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Sad news: Glee star Cory Monteith found dead today in Vancouver

Discussion in 'Off The Beaten Track' started by dardar1126, Jul 14, 2013.

  1. dardar1126

    dardar1126 Well-Known Member

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    Twitter:

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  2. kylet3

    kylet3 Well-Known Member

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    I'm sitting here trying not to cry... I know he's a celebrity, but damn... this one is hard... RIP Cory, you are gone WAY WAY too soon.
     
  3. manhn

    manhn Well-Known Member

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    What?!?! I don't know what to say.
     
  4. dardar1126

    dardar1126 Well-Known Member

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    Per Vancouver PD: Cause not immediately apparent; foul play not suspected. Checked into hotel July 6th. Is originally from BC. Will gather evidence, speak to family, friends, associates as part of investigation.

    Live feed concluded; no updates until tomorrow...more likely Monday per Vancouver PD.

    EDIT: VPD Statement...(click link for full statement)...

    http://mediareleases.vpd.ca/2013/07/13/hollywood-star-found-dead-in-vancouver/

    Excerpt:

     
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  5. oleada

    oleada Well-Known Member

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    Wow, that's tragic. I knew he had addiction problems.

    (((his family)))) . ((( Lea Michele)))
     
  6. Whitneyskates

    Whitneyskates Well-Known Member

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    I..wow...I don't even know what to say to this. He went to rehab earlier this year, I know no official cause has come out yet, but I wouldn't be surprised if it was an overdose. Such a tragedy.
     
  7. dardar1126

    dardar1126 Well-Known Member

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    Also drugs damage one's body, so it could have been a heart attack, stroke or a seizure. Probably won't hear much more before Monday (if then).
     
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  8. jenny12

    jenny12 Well-Known Member

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    Wow! So sad and shocking!
     
  9. Anita18

    Anita18 Well-Known Member

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    I don't watch Glee, but he was too young. I wish we could somehow teach our young people how to handle their demons without resorting to drugs. :(
     
  10. michiruwater

    michiruwater Well-Known Member

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    You have to be kidding me. I feel almost how I felt when Heath Ledger died. He was way too young and this is completely shocking and I feel like I'm going to start crying any second. Is this real?
     
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  11. dardar1126

    dardar1126 Well-Known Member

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    Yes, sadly it is real. :( I watched the live feed of the VPD press conference and posted their press release (see above).
     
  12. michiruwater

    michiruwater Well-Known Member

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    But it doesn't feel real :(
     
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  14. Cheylana

    Cheylana Well-Known Member

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    Aww, what a shame. :(
     
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    shan Well-Known Member

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    PeterG Hanyuflated

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    AragornElessar Well-Known Member

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    What a shame. So much talent and gone far too soon. I also think Anita summed it up perfectly about our kids today and the use of substances to deal w/their demons. :(
     
  18. dardar1126

    dardar1126 Well-Known Member

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    Twitter:

    (Has a little background on his drug problem.)

    EDIT:

     
  19. michiruwater

    michiruwater Well-Known Member

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    Mark Salling just tweeted the word 'no'. That's it. Just 'no'. :(
     
  20. dardar1126

    dardar1126 Well-Known Member

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    "Shower the people you love with love, show them the way that you feel..." - you never know how long they will be in your life.
     
  21. genevieve

    genevieve drinky typo pbp, closet hugger Staff Member

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    wow, I just saw this. how shocking!
     
  22. allezfred

    allezfred Ragin' for equality Staff Member

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  24. screech

    screech Well-Known Member

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    Such sad news. Thoughts to his family, friends and girlfriend.
     
  25. paskatefan

    paskatefan Well-Known Member

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    Very sad, shocking news. Gone too soon. :(
     
  26. DarrellH

    DarrellH New Member

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    So very sad for his family and friends.
     
  27. Buzz

    Buzz Well-Known Member

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    To young to die. R.I.P.
     
  28. Skittl1321

    Skittl1321 Well-Known Member

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    That is so sad. Is it true he was to be married in a few weeks?
     
  29. Catherine M

    Catherine M Well-Known Member

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    This is just so tragic.

    Bleesings to Lea Michelle and his family & friends at this difficult time.
     
  30. kittyjake5

    kittyjake5 Well-Known Member

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    Oh my, this is terribly sad news. My condolences to his family and friends.