Friday, February 6, 2009

You Dirty Rat

In Criminology this past week, we discussed the three "ingredients" necessary for media firestorm when it comes to crime stories: randomness of the crime, virtuousness of the victim, and a dangerous perpetrator, preferably one with a prior record. Check out the mug shot of this dangerous perp.

h/t My Sociological Imagination, via Global Sociology.

1 comment:

Devan said...

newslady just got played like a fiddle