So I am sitting at home, surfing the net when I decided to
check the latest headlines on ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã‹Å“My YahooÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â€žÂ¢. It is by far one of the most popular
services out there that is used in order to keep up on news and other items, as
matter of fact you can keep up to date on new posts I make here through this
One of my most favorite features of this service is the
ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã…â€œmost emailed storiesÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã‚Â section. It gives you a sense of what people are talking
about around the internet. It keeps track of stories by the number of people who
actually click the ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã…â€œemail storyÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã‚Â link in order to share it.
So as I am reading, I found the third most emailed story on
the list as something that sounded really familiar. ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã…â€œRape Spurs Anti-Hispanic
Backlash in OhioÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã‚Â the headline read. Living in Ohio I had to check it out.
HAMILTON, Ohio - It started with the spray-painted,
misspelled "Rapest" on the house of a Hispanic man accused of sexually
assaulting a 9-year-old white girl. Then the house went up in flames in a
ThatÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â€žÂ¢s how the article starts. Wow I canÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â€žÂ¢t believe it. I
actually donÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â€žÂ¢t live in Hamilton, Ohio but I am very close, as matter of fact I
am so close all you have to do is walk out my backyard and go through the gate
in the fence and you are in Hamilton. Needless to say, this story came as no
shock since it has been the hot topic around town.