Your guide to violent media darlings.

Evelyn Hernandez and Jeff Weise. If you know who they are, you get mucho points in ThinkProgress' pop quiz on the bias of American media. Hernandez disappeared five months after Laci Peterson, and was also found in the San Francisco Bay. Weise took a gun and turned it on students at his high school, just like Dylan Klebold and Jeff Weise did. Why didn't you hear about them 'round the clock? Because Hernandez is a Salvadoran immigrant and Weise's school was on an Indian reservation. Christy's summation: "Media attention can have a powerful effect on how a case is handled. It's time for the media to drop the bias." (ThinkProgress)


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