Saturday, February 27, 2010

Sad news from the entertainment world

Andrew Koenig, 41, son of Walter "Chekov" Koenig and former star on the show Growing Pains, was found dead by police in Vancouver on the 25th. He had been missing since the 14th. More information can be found on E! Online and TMZ.

Also,

"Marie Osmond's son, Michael Blosil, 18, took his own life Friday night after leaping to his death from his Los Angeles apartment, E! News confirms."
Read more: http://www.eonline.com/uberblog/b169268_marie_osmonds_son_commits_suicide.html?utm_source=eonline&utm_medium=rssfeeds&utm_campaign=rss_topstories#ixzz0gmgx445s

It seems both of them had long battled with depression. There is a footnote on the E! article I'd like to share -

If you or someone you know suffers from depression, help is available. The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline is open 24-hours a day at 1-800-273-TALK (8255).
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  1. Very sad. We can all learn from such situations.

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