Someday, a book will be written on the way our major media organizations have deliberately slanted coverage of the Trayvon Martin shooting in Sanford, Florida. Hopefully the final chapter is not a second tragedy.
The press has invested much effort in blowing the story as far into orbit as possible. Some of it might be due to the general laziness of many reporters. They have a tendency to grab press releases from liberal organizations they trust, and run the information without a lot of vetting or fact-checking.
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