So, which makes you more sad? Is it the news that Justin Bieber’s pet hamster has died, or the fact that a dead rodent is the number one trending topic on Twitter in the United States?

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To be honest, we don’t even know if PAC is actually dead. If so, old age seems to have been the culprit.

https://twitter.com/iKidrauhlStar/status/311596452315009024

Perhaps it’s just the shock, but the fact that a hamster’s passing has drawn so much attention seems to have inspired some self-awareness.

https://twitter.com/IsaFenty97/status/311606807485358080

https://twitter.com/ellloellie/status/311596381653573632