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Arrest George Zimmerman

Scott4616 Wrote: Apr 05, 2012 5:44 PM
Maggie Gallagher writes: “Crafting a narrative that allows you to seize power, or hurt your political enemies now appears more important to both right and left than what Plato called the most crucial task:” What’s with the compulsion to implicate Conservatives every time the Leftists do some horrendous, indefensible act? If you have an equivalent example by Conservatives, then NAME IT. Do you think it enhances your credibility if you condemn everyone for the acts of one side? It accomplishes exactly the opposite.

In the whole swirling political/media uproar over Trayvon Martin's shooting, only two things are indisputably clear: A 17-year-old boy is dead, and George Zimmerman shot him.

Nothing we can do can bring Trayvon back. It's clear from all versions of this event that Trayvon did not deserve to die. It is not clear whether his death is a result of murder, manslaughter or what the law calls "justifiable homicide" -- a legal term for an intentional death that is not a criminal act.

The other thing we can know for sure is that this case has exploded in the media in...