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Why are stories like Casey Anthonys and The Zimmerman cass so popular? like always in the media or was always in the media?

Yeah its bad but seriously? a single murder gets this much publicity... A case like Ted Bundy being publicized is understandable but a single murder happens every day. I just dont understand why one murder from an unknown person gets so much publicity and others dont... it seems so meaningless. i hear about someone getting shot everyday in STL but its not in the news for more then a 5mins... what do you think

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Casey Anthony's case was so popular because it was a little girl who was missing, and assumed to have been alive.
Then she blames a babysitter, who she didn't even know.
Then some evidence came in, that pretty much proved Casey's guilt.
Then she gets off?
Hmm....

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but still. just last week a little girl in my state was shot and killed
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and she was still infamous before she got off innocent
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That's different though. She wasn't assumed to have been alive. Like Caylee was.
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ok but what about the treyvon martin case
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Sorry, I'm not meaning to sound like either case is anymore important than the other. I think Casey's case was in the news heavily because the little girl was assumed to have been alive. So it was everywhere because they wanted to find the little girl, hopefully alive.
I have no clue about the Treyvon Martin case. I don't have cable so don't get to see much news.
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oh ok. well thanks though
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aka legit gamer
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Mikey :)
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Haha, it's okay. I forgot the password to that account already, so it's gone. :(
I'm doing okay. In a lot of pain, but I'm alive.
You?
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Pain ?
Y?
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My back, not sure. I think because I've been sleeping on the couch for about three weeks now. No matter what I do I can't ease it. Take meds, but they don't help.
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Sleep on the floor-
It will help
Build yourself a bed
On the floor-
Worked for me -
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I know before when my back was bothering me, I would lay on the floor on my back for a few hours, get up and I was fine. I've tried that too, and it hasn't helped. I'll sleep on the floor when I get home today and see if it works.
Doesn't help that I haven't been eating or sleeping worth a crap lately. I'm extremely weak and fatigued. Given the circumstances, I can't really complain.
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Try a sleeping bag -
On the floor-
It's like a cocoon
To sleep -
And help your back -
For years I slept - on my bed -
In a sleeping bag-
It's a cuddly bag of ..... Hugs ...
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Lmbo I don't have a sleeping bag, otherwise I would love a cuddly bag of hugs!
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You can make 1
Fold a comforter in half
Tuck the bottom under-
And u can buy a sleeping
Bag for around 20$
It's not like your using it to
Survive on mt- Everest
It's like a cocoon ,
Try Walmart or Kmart
I think u will like it -
I love it-
Or - crazy as it may sound-
Build a tent -
A bed sheet -
A chair or two-
And sleep under a homemade
Tent-
It's like a web of personal
Space -
Try it -
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Haha takes me back to childhood Mikey. I may try that :)
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I love sleeping in a tent-
Even a home made 1
Its security around you
And I sleep like a baby
Try it-
Let me know how u sleep
' I have every trick
Known to man
For sleeping -

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I will do that :)
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Ok
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Cj
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And kittens -
Talk to u tomorrow -
Gotta get up in a few hours
So-
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CAt women - :-)
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Good night <3
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drama.

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I was wondering the same thing

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From media's side, it's cheap way to make money. On other hand, people have bad natures. And murder is horrible crime. It's not a measure of how important a person's death is what the stupid media does to exploit it. That's offensive.

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Because humans like playing the blame game even though they're all guilty... "This world is so boring..."
-Light Yagami
However there are parts that aren't all that bad. Like kindness. Humans are bad but kindness spreads so beautifully... "Humans are soo... Interesting..." -The shinigami Ryuk

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dont wanna hear about death note lol
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Sorry I've been known to randomly quote anime, movies, tv, video games and even other people. Rarely books.
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lol its ok
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What other anime do you watch?
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one piece
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Anything else. Btw who's your favorite characters out of those shows.
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idk hated death note after L died (wish it ended there)
and i watch lots of it but none for a while
i like Luffy
and shikumaru in naruto
and some others idk
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L was interesting but I think I like Light better cause anime needed him more then L. That's how I scale main characters. I do it off of how valued they are to anime in a whole. L's character idea brilliant as it may be it over used where as Light was like the part of me that did everything right but instead of having my happy view of enjoying the clockwork of mundane routine, he instead acted on his boredom and fed his hatred till it ate him up like anger always does.
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well after L died the Light it was just stupid
should of ended as L dying and Light winning
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Luffy confuses me... I mean really... How old is he? I've said once before that if you put a cigarette in the mouth of each OnePiece crew members mouth. All of them would have a reason to spit it of and crush it. Chomper because he might aswell be a stuffed animal... Usopp because he would burn his nose... Zolo because its impossible to pull that off with a sword in your mouth... Luffy because he's LIKE a kid... Sanji cause smoking kills your taste. Nami because its wasteful and not stealthy... Robin because she cares too much about safety to let smoker one-shot her... Franky cause he's a robot and idc what the crap Brook wants to do with his life I mean he is the living dead after all...
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lol
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I like Shikamaru but I'm coming to like the best looking characters for that show these days cause its soooooo hard to come by... Top 3 hottest girls in Naruto 1# Anko never used yet really cool... 2# Haku... Not actually even a girl but it still applies at this rate... 3# Kuranai... I don't know if I spelled that right and when I started writing her name I was at a blank because she is more worthless the Mai Valintine...... I find it sad that watching this as a 13 year old, those most attractive in the whole show... And as time has passed 7 years later I'm still all for this theory...
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lol dude i just watch it for the fighting
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Light winning isn't much of an ending... That's like playing Mario and saying its over just you got killed by King Boo. Or even Bowser. Someone is bound to finish what you started. The same way that L wasn't the first main good guy that died. To be honest they focused more on Rae Penber and his fianc at the beginning. I liked them but Weddy was my fave.
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That's how I was till I noticed that their conversation scenes are too long and boring to watch solely for the action. I concluded to look for a way to watch it without killing myself over a lack of fight-scenes...
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The media covers this stuff like they do because it gets good ratings for the network. In short, it sells.

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The serial killers were on the news.
These stories are heated due to the murder of children.

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Alleged
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What, are you the legal consulted for this site?
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Because the media has certain memes they rely on for ratings and as cultural tentpoles. Race and violence is one; sex and gun violence or murder is another. They can find many people to talk, so lots of opportunity to tell the story they want told, regardless of the facts.
Zimmerman was a "white" man killing a black man for weeks. It was just too good a story, until the facts in the trial showed he was exercising legitimate self-defense. He isn't going to be convicted by this jury, because any fair observation of the facts doesn't support a conviction. And this likely will infuriate the liberal media, who had him convicted until the trial showed the prosecution illegally suppressed evidence.

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If a women walking down the street at night found herself being followed, turned and used karate on him and got shot, is the follower using self defense?
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The prosecutor did not bring anything of value to his case because Zimmerman's mother is a court clerk and father is a retired JUDGE. He will walk.
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What SP said

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