Category Archives: People v. George Zimmerman

Zimmerman 2, Media 0

Seriously. Matthew Apperson arrested in George Zimmerman shooting Matthew Apperson, the man accused of shooting at George Zimmerman Monday, has been arrested. Lake Mary police arrested Apperson Friday on one count of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, one count … Continue reading

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Et tu, Shellie?

Two bits of news on l’affaire Zimmerman: Shellie Zimmerman plea: George Zimmerman’s wife gets probation in plea deal Shellie Zimmerman, the wife of acquitted murder suspect George Zimmerman, admitted Wednesday that she had committed perjury to help her husband get … Continue reading

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Pistol-Packing Peruvian Causes Major Panty-Twist

It just keeps gettin’ better and better: George Zimmerman armed when stopped for speeding in Texas, report says George Zimmerman, the former Florida neighborhood watch leader cleared of all charges in the shooting death of Trayvon Martin, was pulled over … Continue reading

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The Lynching

I wasn’t going to do another Trayvon Martin/George Zimmerman post today but damn, Bill Whittle is good. Take 10 minutes and 18 seconds and watch. Or you can talk about other stuff.

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What is “Profiling?”

Offender profiling (or “criminal profiling”) dates back to Dr. Thomas Bond who tried to aid Scotland Yard in the search for Jack the Ripper. It was used in the United States to help capture George Metesky, aka “The Mad Bomber”. … Continue reading

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A Phobia is an Extreme or Irrational Fear

From Leigh Davenport, Editorial Director of Hello Beautiful: My Brother Wears A Hoodie Every Day, So I Am Afraid Whenever issues of young Black masculinity become part of the national discourse, I often make reference to my little brother. As … Continue reading

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Hillary Speaks About Zimmerman Verdict

Offered without comment: Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton spoke about the “heartache” of the Trayvon Martin case in D.C. Tuesday evening while speaking to an African-American sorority group. “My prayers are with the Martin family and with every family … Continue reading

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