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Just Guess How Keith Olbermann, Dan Savage and the Onion React to the Death of Conservative Justice Scalia


"Dedicating the rest of this weekend's marital sodomy to the memory of Antonin Scalia."

More than a few folks caught a glimpse of what Buzzfeed news editor Rachel Zarrell tweeted after learning of the death of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia — but she quickly deleted her posts.

Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia speaks during a ceremony naming a courtroom at The John Marshall Law School after former Supreme Court Justice Arthur J. Goldberg Friday, Sept. 28, 2012 in Chicago. (AP Photo/M. Spencer Green)

But others left theirs up.

The following is what former MSNBC host Keith Olbermann, outspoken gay advocate Dan Savage and others — even the Onion — declared on social media after hearing that the staunch conservative justice had died:

Savage posted several tweets:

From actor and playwright Harvey Fierstein:

If I can borrow the words of Moms Mabley, "My mother always told me to only speak good of the dead. He's dead. Good!"

Posted by Harvey Fierstein on Saturday, February 13, 2016

Richard Lawson is a Vanity Fair columnist and critic:

From the managing editor of the New Yorker, Silvia Killingsworth:

And from the Onion:

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