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Media Bias: 2012 World Series. [Oct. 29th, 2012|05:35 pm]
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[Current Location |Detroit, MI, USA]

Much has been made about the triumphant 2012 San Francisco Giants MLB championship, especially of their 'amazing' fans.

Except, they're not.

76 fires were set, 35 arrests were made, and one metro transit bus was burned following the Giants Series win.

However, go back to 1984, when the Tigers won their last World Series. In the wee hours following the Tigers win, a single flabby Detroiter named "Bubba" held a pennant in front of a burning cop car. He became the symbol of everything that is wrong with Detroit, and America.

Stay biased, shitty media. Stay biased.


[User Picture]From: sauce1977
2012-10-30 07:49 am (UTC)
My view is, every city is filled with lousy bums who will wreck property and use any excuse to vent their ill moods. Since every city is arguably the same, with regard to crime and bad behavior, then national media reports (like any time something goes wrong in Detroit) are more of an effort to demonize city life (and what it represents, minorities) in general.

I can't properly express how much I enjoy living in a populated area, so I tend to really hate the negative focus on cities. In fact, I can barely tolerate the rural experience.
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