Yes, yes it was. The Michael Brown funeral was also live-tweeted, hashtagged, and Twitter-trended. The feeding frenzy is on full blast. There was a media alert and pool coverage, too.

Many Twitter users of all backgrounds and colors felt a little queasy at the spectacle.

https://twitter.com/_CallMeLo_/status/503911199537246209

https://twitter.com/ZuriNomad/status/503930332551200768

Why the wall-to-wall media coverage and oversaturation? Simple:

Alas, there will be no resting in peace.

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