I just happened to catch this tweet as it came thru… neither a Twitter, CNN nor a Google search at 1:45 PM ET could corroborate…
Rip Adam Sandler!! So devastated!! What an amazing talent!
— Dede Watson (@Dede_Watson) January 21, 2013
At 1:50 PM… this link offered as evidence. Site seems fishy.
At 1:52 PM… Confirmed hoax via Snopes.
Be careful what you tweet. It took me less than a few minutes to get to the bottom of this.