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March 21, 2012

Skittles and Murder

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1. What passes for a deadly weapon in Florida.

2. “CSWB.”

3. After Trayvon, the most infamous snack food since the Twinkie.

4. The incredible, horrible irony of the Skittles slogan. (As in: coalition.)

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(photo: Red Huber/Orlando Sentinel/MCT caption: Brandon Northington, right, a FAMU law student chants, “Do I look suspicious?” while holding a bag of skittles during a rally, Monday, March 19, 2012, at the Seminole County Courthouse in Sanford, Florida, as college students and citizens demanded the arrest of a neighborhood watch captain who shot Trayvon Martin, an unarmed black teen last month.)

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