We broke the news of Robin Williams’ untimely death on our websites and Facebook pages. Here are some of the reactions of our readers:
What a tragic loss! He was a comedic genius! — JAY PETT
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The day that laughter died … There will never be another like him. RIP, Mrs. Doubtfire. —LISA SCOTT
Utterly heartbreaking. Shocked is an understatement. Devastated doesn’t even cover it. The death of an icon. I hope he finally has peace. — KRISTEN KUNTZ
One of my favorite actors. He will be truly missed. RIP. — TIMOTHY MOBLEY
I’m so shocked. My prayers are with his family may he rest in peace. I will miss him he was a great comedian. — LISA LAGERSTAM
There will be less laughter in the world. — NATHAN JOSLIN
He was a genius with demons. — CHRISTOPHER EDWARDS
I think my very favorite movie with Robin Williams was “The Fisher King.” Love that film! — DEB WERTS
What a great actor and comedian. Robin Williams will be truly missed!! RODNEY STARK SR.
It’s such a hard loss! I grew up watching him, whether it was Jumanji, Flubber or Mrs. Doubtfire. He will ALWAYS be a favorite in my house! May he and his family have peace. #RIPROBINWILLIAMS — LESLEY WILSON
For someone who brought so much joy to others it’s a shame he could not find happiness within himself. Robin, you will be missed. — IHATESPAMERS
Mrs Doubtfire was one of my favorites. He always reminded me of Jonathan Winters when I first saw him, later I found out he was a hero to Williams. RIP — KRAIG KIRVES
Love (Dead Poets Society)! Such a shame he left us before his time. R.I.P. Robin Williams, you were a great man — BRANDY COUCH
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