(1) This was posted yesterday on the D Magazine blog.
(2) Tim Rogers is a very funny guy
(3) Marty Haag is the former news director at Channel 8
(4) Tim was trying to be funny by using the "rolling over in his grave" followed by the "still alive?" line.
(5) It's uncomfortable because Marty Haag is dead and one of his sons notified Tim Rogers of that fact.
(6) The uncomfortable acknowledgment.