There are no words for how terrible this is.
To see the life's work of a brilliant woman who was given many accolades reduced to such an assessment is beyond comprehension.
This was how she rolled:
Ms. McCullough was often asked what she thought of the “Thorn Birds” mini-series, watched by more than 100 million people.
Her response packed her usual pith and punch.
"I hated it,” she told People magazine in 2000. “It was instant vomit.”
The same could be said of those trying to write her obituary.