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Weekend talking points: 7 top stories - March 23, 2012
What happened this week? The Hunger Games dominated pop culture. Tim Tebow got dumped. And Mitt Romney was unfavorably likened to an Etch A Sketch
 
Weekend talking points: 7 top stories CC BY: Mosman Library

Outrage boiled over this week as authorities failed to arrest or charge George Zimmerman, the arguably overzealous neighborhood watchman who shot and killed black Florida teen Trayvon Martin. Many protesters blame shoddy police practices and a lax state gun law, while others see racism in the controversial case. Even President Obama has weighed in, saying Trayvon makes him think of his own children.

 

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