OMG! i never knew... [nobody did l0l]
this explains why she killed him off.... that homo-hater! jk.... (my uncle is gay, so i dont mean any disrespect to ya'll)
1st of all, The HP books were like one of the best-selling series of all time, so naturally it would be a big deal for this little revelation..
2nd off: C'mon, if they report something about Britney Spears texting while driving (pointless crap in other words) then of course they are going to report about this... =P