Ken Jennings Made A Joke About The #ForceForDaniel Star Wars Fan Who Passed Away
Last week, a terminally ill Star Wars fan named Daniel Fleetwood was granted his dying wish of seeing Star Wars: The Force Awakens early, ahead of its December release. This was made possible after a social media campaign, #ForceForDaniel, that was even supported by some of the Star Wars cast. Well, just days later, he passed away at the age of 32 after a long battle with cancer.
For some reason, former Jeopardy! contestant Ken Jennings made a joke about it on Twitter when he tweeted the following:
Now technically, it can be argued that this is a pretty decent joke. But c'mon man! Maybe a little too soon? Then again, it'll be obsolete any minute, so he kind of had to use it or lose it.
This isn't the first time Jennings has upset people on Twitter. There was this gem from last year: