Meanwhile, in that other trial that has the media fascinated …

Meanwhile, in that other trial that has the media fascinated …

These tweets from Karen Townsend and Elizabeth Scalia reminded me that we have at least one trial in progress in the United States that the media has failed to sensationalize. It has issues of terrorism, betrayal, mass murder, and religious extremism within it, so why do we hear so little about … Nidal Hasan?

There is a trial going on at Ft Hood that involves terrorism and the military. Where’s the 24/7 coverage on that?

That prompted me to do a little research into the Fort Hood shooting court-martial to see how much coverage it has received so far.  The answer is … not much.  The pre-trial voir dire has entered its second week, but the only news outlet interested at this point is the Associated Press.  The three updates today I did manage to find all came from the AP.

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