Fuggin Bizzy: What? He was clearly guilty, based on my own presupposition and the scattering of things I heard about the case on the Internet. This can't be right. I've said it before, and I'll say it again: trial-by-jury doesn't work.
d23: NuclearPenguins: TF voters, I am disappoint.Wasn't out fault. The modmins are trying to be judicious or are running scared.the one I voted for: "It is now open season on black children in Florida."
SphericalTime: Okay, after Florida burns down, what state's tag will replace it on Fark?- DrewCurtis (@DrewCurtis) July 14, 2013I'm going to go with Texas or Ohio.
Flying Lasagna Monster: [deathandtaxesmag.wpengine.netdna-cdn.com image 585x400]
ZAZ: I like pancackes. As long as they aren't too dark. Nothing worse than a burnt pancake.
Weaver95: if florida burns to the ground before monday morning...would anyone actually care?
tbaughm: SphericalTime: Okay, after Florida burns down, what state's tag will replace it on Fark?- DrewCurtis (@DrewCurtis) July 14, 2013I'm going to go with Texas or Ohio.Ohio. We're farking dumb here.
SmackLT: Allen262: (popcorn.gif)PANCAKES!
WayToBlue: Quick survey: who likes their syrup warm/hot, and who likes it room temp?
CavalierEternal: It just dawned on me that I need new home furnishings...
ilikeracecars: Enjoying the rage of farkers hating this headline might be the only thing keeping me from going out to riot.
Wise_Guy: Let's announce this highly controversial verdict of a racially charged incident at 10 PM on a sweltering Saturday night.What could possibly go wrong?
steamingpile: Duh, now where are all the fark lawyers who said he was going to jail when this first happened.
Ganymede_Elegy: Pancakes with cinnamon sugar please
UNC_Samurai: Weaver95: if florida burns to the ground before monday morning...would anyone actually care?It's hard to get water-logged swamplands to burn down.
Incorrigible Astronaut: cman: NuclearPenguins: TF voters, I am disappoint.This wasn't usWe voted one up to 8 votesWe were ignoredThis. We had a pretty full thread going with the simple "not guilty" headline. I'm surprised they went with this one.
Norad: Drink every time you see the word 'riot' in this thread.
Raiden333: My personal opinion:Before the trial, I did no research, I only heard what the mainstream media reported, including the chopped up 911 call NBC played.When the trial started, I listened to it every day at work, starting out rooting for the prosecution.As the case went on, I started to realize that the case had been mischaracterized in the media and that there was in fact Reasonable Doubt. I saw that the prosecution was unable to establish a consistent narrative of what happened, and relied only on attacking Zimmerman's character and evoking emotion for Martin. I am sad that Martin is dead, it should not have happened. Both men made stupid mistakes that night. I don't know Zimmerman well enough to make a call on if he truly had ill-will in his heart. But I am happy a not guilty verdict was reached, because it means that evidence and the process of law have overridden appeals to emotion.
UNC_Samurai: This is about the prosecution being unable to put together a compelling case.You don't go to jail just for being proven a racist asshole.
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