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It always does when people use children as props. Look, if the entire sick Trayvon Martin affair turns out to be a lot more murky than the left wants — and indications are that it will — it doesn’t negate the tragedy of a kid’s death. He was only a kid.
What is it about the institutional left that uses kids as props? Here, half a world away, the most cynical video I’ve seen in a long time. (And I’m in show business.) The SCAF, the Supreme Council of the Armed Forces in Egypt — in other words, the ruling junta — wants you to know that it’s all about the children.
And then right below it, my own editorial juxtaposition. So many similarities.