Pictures: Fans of Accused Mass Murderer James Holmes Express Their Admiration

| by Michael Allen

As the world tries to figure out why James Holmes killed 12 people and wounded 58 others in a Colorado movie theater, his fans, called 'Holmies,' are expressing their admiration for the alleged mass murderer.

Holmies go online and exchange their stories of admiration, drawings (featuring his bright orange hair) and pictures of themselves wearing plaid clothing, because Holmes was wearing plaid when arrested, reports the Daily Mail.

Other images show Holmies drinking slurpees, because Holmes once said his life goal was to own a slurpee machine.

According to, which re-published the disturbing images (below), an online chat room, devoted to Holmes, also exists.

On, dozens of men and women have reportedly called Holmes 'kinda cute' and 'hot.'  On, Holmies exchange ideas on how to write Holmes in prison.