His son has made the announcement.
The best political journalist ever is dead.
It scares me. Speculation isn't appropriate, but what did he know that we don't? I mean, this guy was one crazy mother-fucker. Absolutely fearless. I hope he finds his lawyer friend and I hope he is memorialized in a fitting way. He was a giant.
I've got nothing more to say right now.
[update]I'm sure nobody will have any trouble finding what they want on the web, but a very good place to start is the Salon directory.
[update]Please try to limit speculation. I've changed the title of the diary because all that has been reported is that he has died of "a self-inflicted gunshot wound".