31 Mar '12, 2pm

More media lynch mob news: @adamcarolla breaks down the Kafkaesque prosecution of Dharun Ravi

« Obama Kills Atlantic Oil Drilling For Five Years | Main | Overnight Open Thread » March 30, 2012 Adam Carolla on The Biased Media & The Death of Tyler Clementi Tyler Clementi was that Rutgers kid who killed himself. The media went wild, pretty much lynching the guy accused of "bullying" him. This New Yorker article is pretty fair and extremely thorough. Maybe too thorough -- it's a long read, but if you read the first three pages you'll probably figure, as I did, "might as well finish it." The facts demonstrate that Dharun Ravi, the supposed "bully," did in fact commit a crime. That crime? Invasion of privacy in the Third degree. Wait, no, that's not right, he was never actually able to do that. Tyler Clementi realized that Ravi's computer's webcam was on, so he pulled the plug on the computer. So Dharun Ravi is guilty of attempted third degree criminal invasion. Pretty ...

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