Casey Anthony: Must Everything Be About Race?

There is a lot of chatter claiming the massive media coverage and public interest in the Casey Anthony case confirms America is racist. They say if Casey and her daughter were black, no one would care. They claim the story is popular because the missing child is white and cute. I say, "Hogwash!" Some blacks have a "black eternal victim chip" on their shoulder while others (liberals) relish every opportunity to dump on America and her good, decent, compassionate and extremely generous people. The U.S. Department of Justice reports 797,500 children (younger than 18) were reported missing in a one-year period; an average of 2,185 children being reported missing each day.  I am sure many of these missing children are beautiful white kids receiving no media attention. The Casey Anthony case is simply another unexplainable and unpredictable media perfect storm. The right reporters, social networking, home movie, cast of characters and timing all fell in place to make the Anthony story...(Read Full Post)