Sure, finger point. Blame someone because we all need a “bad guy” and we all need to be a victim. I get it; you’re too tired and frustrated to do your own research, to read news from the other side, to try to understand their viewpoint. You want someone to explain it to you in 500 words or less … for free. When you’re ready to pay for the exhaustive research, time and energy it takes to do investigative, thorough, accurate, balanced and fair journalism, the media will be there. (In fact, many of us are still there, doing the best we can with dwindling resources.) Until then, enjoy your free click-bait and fingerpoint away …

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