Forty years after the body of the woman he left to die in Poucha Pond inlet was found by the police the next day because he didn’t report it, Ted Kennedy died early this morning from his long battle with brain cancer. CNN reports:
Massachusetts Sen. Edward Kennedy, the patriarch of the first family of Democratic politics, died late Tuesday at his home in Hyannis Port, Massachusetts, after a lengthy battle with brain cancer. He was 77. “We’ve lost the irreplaceable center of our family and joyous light in our lives, but the inspiration of his faith, optimism and perseverance will live on in our hearts forever,” a family statement said. “We thank everyone who gave him care and support over this last year, and everyone who stood with him for so many years in his tireless march for progress toward justice.”
Ted Kennedy did some things in the Senate and he’s survived by some people. Both I really didn’t bother to look up. Sorry, Ted. A Burn Notice marathon is on! Boy, I tell ya, that Michael Westen sure is one cool customer!
His brother ran up in this: