The Mist's Brutal, Controversial Ending

The Mist hit theaters Wednesday, and it's been widely circulated that director Frank Darabont's ending in the movie differed vastly from Stephen King's ending to the novella it's based on. But King loves the new ending so much that he opined:
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Well Mr. King, you'd better get your rope ready. Needless to say, spoilers…