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Many celebrities took to the Internet on Monday in response to the Boston Marathon tragedy, but it was comedian Patton Oswalt who seemed to strike the biggest chord.
On Monday, Oswalt took to Facebook to post his reaction to the bombings. His thoughtful and beautifully written message has been "liked" more than 260,000 times and shared nearly as much.
After noting the "darkness" of the tragedy, Oswalt wrote, "The vast majority stands against that darkness and, like white blood cells attacking a virus, they dilute and weaken and eventually wash away the evil doers and, more importantly, the damage they wreak. This is beyond religion or creed or nation. We would not be here if humanity were inherently evil. We'd have eaten ourselves alive long ago." (Read the full post here.)Read More »from Patton Oswalt’s touching response to Boston tragedy