Supporters of Michael Hastings have flocked to Twitter to share fond and inspirational memories of the late Rolling Stone contributing editor and BuzzFeed reporter. Figures from the Roots’ Questlove and New York University professor Jay Rosen to filmmaker Michael Moore and Rolling Stone colleague Matt Taibbi have poured their reminiscences online, sharing their thoughts on Hastings and their favorite work by the 33-year old journalist, who died early yesteday in a car accident in Los Angeles.
Below are some reactions from Twitter. What is your favorite piece by Hastings? Leave comments and condolences below, and let us know how you think Hastings will be missed.