Monday, April 1, 2013

Teen Arrested for Fake Gun, HPers Ignore

The "DC" section of the Huffington Post covered a story about a teenager who fired at a cop car with a BB gun, and was arrested. Let's do a comparison between that and this story, shall we?

Here is the headline for the DC story:


And here is the death of Suleima's headline:


Gee, I wonder which one is searching for sympathy? Now it is true that Suleima was killed and not arrested, but once again the Huffington Post needs to save some internet ink and neglect to mention the context when Israel is involved.

What about the top favorited comments you may ask?




Versus:




The Israel-related article also has over 1200 comments while the DC article has 27. So much for holding ourselves to a higher standard than others.

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