BigPhilNYC From United States of America, joined Jan 2002, 4077 posts, RR: 53
Reply 8, posted (11 years 7 months 2 weeks 3 days ago) and read 977 times:
Ok, certainly top story news, but the media is acting like this is some MONSTRUOUS thing. It is a shame that the man died. My sincere condolences to his family, but it's not JFK, which is how the media is treating it.
Jhooper From United States of America, joined Dec 2001, 6206 posts, RR: 11
Reply 9, posted (11 years 7 months 2 weeks 2 days 21 hours ago) and read 958 times:
It kind of surprised me that Mayor Bloomberg said he couldn't remember a day in the last 60 years this tragic. Has he forgotten about 9/11?
But like you said BigPhilNYC, the media certainly is acting like this is a monstrucous thing. But it seems like anything that happens in New York is plastered all over CNN. If my local councilman was shot at city hall, it might make the 6:00 local news.
Still, this is tragic and his family recieves my condolences.
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