And then he says Trayvon is dead "because another man made assumptions"? Really? Isn't Trayvon dead because another man shot him? Doesn't that other man have a name? Isn't Zimmerman the one on trial here? Isn't that him over there, 27 years-old, 5 feet 7.5 inches tall, 204 pounds?
They Pay TV Anchors Millions a Year to Ratify the People in Power
Despite de la Rionda's passionless prose and torpid performance, some have praised his work. On ABC News Diane Sawyer said that "prosecutors gave it all they had." If that was all they had, they didn't have much.
Why did the prosecutors eschew an approach more relevant to conviction, something simple and direct like:
George Zimmerman killed an unarmed, innocent teenager who was trying to
George Zimmerman killed Trayvon Martin with a single shot to the chest, a single shot at close range that killed Traynon Martin in a matter of minutes.
Having shot Trayvon Martin, George Zimmerman did nothing to try to save the life of the boy dying at his feet.
This is cold-blooded.
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