As Twitchy readers know, there was horrific news out of St. Louis on Sunday. At least two teens beat Zemir Begic to death with hammers. Where is the national media? While there have been some cursory reports, take a look at this:

Unbelievable. Here is the top return on Google when searching “Begic murder.”


Twitchy is on it. “Real journalists”? Mostly crickets. Twitter users have noticed this oh-so-curious lack of coverage and are calling out media lapdogs.

Will Chris Hayes provide breathless and inflammatory on-scene reports? Will befuddled HuffPo journos show up to confuse some more ear plugs with rubber bullets? Not likely.

Ding, ding, ding. Telling, isn’t it?


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