From Nathan Liewicki of Postmedia News:
Mike Oâ€™Brien, comedian and Corner Gas regular, dies of cancer
In his final blog posting, Mike Oâ€™Brien said he exuded faith â€” faith in his radiologist, surgeons, nurses, pharmacists and counsellors â€” but not in God.
â€œOf course, I may be wrong. I often am. Fortunately, if God really exists, Iâ€™m confident heâ€™ll look at my overall record and let me slide on the faith/skeptic issue. It just sounds like the kind of decent thing heâ€™d do,â€ he wrote on Sunday.
That same day Oâ€™Brien died, succumbing to synovial sarcoma, a cancer first diagnosed in the summer of 2011. He was 51. Continue reading.