Sunday, 17 June 2012

Rodney King Has Died

Sad news.  Rodney King, who shot to unwanted world fame in one of the first examples of mass media exposure of police brutality, has been found dead at the bottom of a pool in Los Angeles, in a cruel real-life echo of Sunset Boulevard, though his streets, as he discovered, were meaner.
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