In what can only be described as sheer comic brilliance, the people of Australia have responded to the horrible obituary for author Colleen McCullough in the best possible way.
After the shocking obituary published for Australian author Colleen McCullough yesterday, thousands of Aussies took to Twitter last night to post their own obituaries.
The hashtag #myozobituary quickly became a trend, with Aussie comedians, TV hosts, journalists and writers all joining in to pay tribute to Colleen (and have a go at describing their worst possible features).
Now that’s something that Colleen McCullough would really have enjoyed.
Have a look for yourself:
Previously Mamamia wrote:
As Mamamia reported this morning, much-loved Australian author Colleen McCullough passed away yesterday at age 77.
The following obituary for the internationally best-selling author of The Thorn Birds appeared in The Australian:
No, this is not a trick or a photoshop joke: The second line reads:
“Plain of feature, and certainly overweight, she was, nevertheless a woman of wit and warmth.”