Bil Browning

Judge Rules White Girl to be Tried as Black Man

Filed By Bil Browning | January 25, 2011 11:30 AM | comments

Filed in: Media
Tags: justice system, racism the courts, white women

Why is it that the most pointed and worthwhile commentary on American life tends to come from places like The Daily Show and the Onion? This one really nails the discrepancies between the races in the judicial system.

Judge Rules White Girl Will Be Tried As Black Adult

At least if she'd shown up missing, no expense would be spared to find her. Well, they would have before her trial...

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I wonder sometimes if they can get away with speaking honestly only because they're humorous. There are plenty of people who'd say the same thing, but they just don't get any mainstream attention.

Jon Stewart, for example, isn't even that liberal, yet he seems further to the left than most liberal commentators just because he can say what he thinks in a straight-forward fashion.