At least it was on Meet The Press; the TV goes on automatically and I was too sleepy to change the channel.
"Stand Your Ground" laws are being especially hard-hit, despite Florida's never having been invoked by George Zimmerman as a defense against being charged with second-degree murder of Trayvon Martin; and the possibility of a civil rights case is bruited about with grim determination. --Yeah, good luck with that; whatever else you might say about him, Zimmerman's history argues strongly against his being racist. And as for "Stand Your Ground," Florida's law appears to provide disproportionate benefit to African-Americans who shoot someone in self-defense. --Unless you believe, as some writers appear to, that the lives of perpetrator and intended victim are of equal value.
The media and their howling dogs are by Ghu determined to have 'em a nice cluster of riots -- and it's starting to irk 'em that the rest of us won't take the hint.
Dream on, jerks. I think people are starting to get tired of being jerked around.
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