Kobe's death seemed to affect so many people. Talk show host, Ellen DeGeneres was in tears as she talked of us his death. Citizens in Los Angeles, where Kobe played basketball, were distraught as were fans across the world. Television crews from all the major networks interrupted their broadcasts to tell of Kobe's death and the death of his daughter. Some did note that others died in the copter crash, but the other people who died seemed to be but a mere after thought.