Unexpected Twitter reactions to Conrad Bain’s death; jabs at Todd Bridges

Actor Conrad Bain passed away on Monday, Jan. 14, 2013, just a few weeks before his 90th birthday. The TV dad from the iconic 80s series, “Diff’rent Strokes,” was preceded in death by Gary Coleman and Dana Plato. When news about his death hit Twitter, fans made surprising comments about the lone surviving cast member, Todd Bridges.

Bridges, 47, who recently penned his memoir, Killing Willis, opened up about his drug addiction that made headlines, and his childhood sexual abuse. In 1988, Bridges was represented by the famed attorney, the late Johnnie Cochran, when he was on trial for the attempted murder of a known drug dealer.

Read the reactions on Twitter to Bain’s death and how some fans really feel about Bridges.

Yvette Caslin
Yvette Caslin

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