Look out my window, what do I see? A crack in the sky ...
What a man.
And as well as being a creative force nonpareil he was, as we are now about to find, in that strange, hallowed category of people who generate an outpouring, nay tsunami of utterly wholehearted tribute when they're gone (I think of the rather less global examples of Peter Cook and Paul Foot), as it turns out everyone really, unreservedly thought the world of them.
UPDATE: and how could I forget his pioneering Bowie-bonds?! First person to securitise himself (so to speak) - a fine Capitalist!