Originally Posted by whacked
9:42 pm by Brian R. Fitzgerald I've always found the "Remembrances" portion of the telecast moving but a bit distasteful. Some people get applause, some don't, some more than others. It's like some kind of macabre popularity contest.
Very true. I feel bad for the unpopular folks who get only tepid, polite applause or even no applause at all. Obviously some people are going to be better known than others, but the audience should at least have the taste to try
to applaud for everyone shown.