Casey Anthony trial -why the big fuss?

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    There are tens of thousands of homicides in the USA every year - what makes this one so special?
     
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    5 wars, massive gov't debt, Dick Tater Prez and what gets reported on?

    Casey Anthony. Uh, why? :confused:
     
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    Tens of thousands? Stats from 2008 were 17,034...... that's hardly 'tens of thousands', it's not even 2 'tens of thousands'. Hysterical gibberish does not help you to be taken seriously.
     
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    underreported -laughable figure
     
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    True crime is fascinating. This has more intrigue than a Law & Order episode. Also, the death penalty makes it even more controversial.
     
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    And yet, it is the actual official figure.... no hysteria, no bullshit, just statistics. Go figure.
     
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    Still doesn't answer why this case stands out among the thousands of homicides each year in the USA.

    There is lots of stuff going on.

    Back during the OJ trial - there wasn't that much else going on.
     
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    Why do people care more about the Superbowl than a presidential election? That's America.
     
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    I care more about your avatar than I care about a presidential election.

    Is that so wrong?:confused:
     
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