It’s not funny any more, though it never really was.
George Zimmerman, the man who shot and killed 17-year-old Trayvon Martin in a Florida case that made national headlines, was involved in yet another violent incident. Before the Martin incident, he had a domestic violent dispute that caused a former girlfriend to ask for a restraining order and was charged with assaulting a police officer.
Since the Martin incident, he has found it hard to stay out of the news with another alleged domestic violence and road rage incidents.
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I won’t go over what my personal feelings about him and Trayvon Martin were - and remain.
I’ll just say this. I’m hoping there’s a way that this guy doesn’t get seriously hurt, and doesn’t seriously hurt anyone else.
It really is time to pray for him and everyone in his orbit. And I mean that sincerely. I’m hoping he’s working his way back to redemption, and hoping people would allow him to do just that.