Who will be watching? The Animal Planet televised memorial for Steve Irwin.
I know I will be watching, crying my eyes out!
I would watch it but I don't feel much like crying right now (I did enough of that last week..)
Far better for me to remember him as he was--a smart, humorous, wonderful guy who shared my love of reptiles & gave me something to look forward to on Saturday mornings
Just finished watching it - so sad! Everyone crying! John Williamson sang True Blue - a great song by a great artist.
It's so sad to lose Steve - he was such a hero to all the kids and a great role model. Who do they have to look up to now? John Howard?? Yeh right!
It's a sad day for Australia.
I've been watching reruns of his show on the Animal Planet.... I'll see if it's on tonight (it's 6:00pm here now)
Still such a sad topic. I have a hard time watching his show on animal planet now, he seemed so happy and full of life. So sad!
I thought the memorial was moving and funny. Some of the outakes of Steve trying to speak with his Australian accent had me ROFL. His little 8 year daughter did a wonderful rememberance of her Dad and Bindi was so posed and confident. I could see Terri was still not prepared to speak publicly.
This televised memorial to the "Crocodille Hunter" has helped me to come to terms with his passing. I am so glad Terri let this happen for Steve's many fans out there.
I know when I heard about his death I was soooo shocked I couldn't believe it. I started crying....which may be weird since I never knew him personally. He just seemed like such a nice, down-to-earth guy. He also got me over my fear of snakes and other reptiles. He will be missed greatly
Although it shouldn't be, it's strange to me how such a person's passing can effect so many.
I felt this way when John Ritter passed and when Johnnie Cash moved on.
Crikey! I miss the guy already...
Most of the world will never know what a Great conservationist he was. Sad. Bindi was so poised. Lovely child. I always raised my son out in the wild with animals and teaching him to repect them. It works.