22 May '12, 11pm

#tcot OMG! @AceOfSpades unleashes ... AN ARMY OF MORONS! BRETT KIMBERLIN #FearTheEwok

« LULZ, Courtesy Wisconsin Democrats | Main | THE ARKANSAS (AND KENTUCKY) DEMOCRATIC PRIMARY RESULTS THREAD » May 22, 2012 Kitty Genovese and the Conservative Media Who was Susan Catharine "Kitty" Genovese? A victim who was brutally murdered over a long period of time. Neighbors heard her cries, but did not contact police. They didn't want to get involved. The case became notorious, especially for the syndrome which took the victim's name -- the "Genovese Syndrome," or "The Bystander Effect." Put shortly: It is very easy to decide "this isn't any of my trouble" and permit vicious behavior. Easy. Perhaps understandable. But hardly ethical. And certainly not heroic. Who wants to get involved? Easier, and surely safer, just to duck one's head and hide, and hope the danger visits someone else. Perhaps the alligator will prefer to eat someone else first. Perhaps his belly will ...

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