Or not. Does this really matter to anyone outside of Scott and Laci’s family? If so, why? How are you affected by the events in Modesto and Redwood City (and the bay)?
I understand why that kook who drowned her kids was newsworthy in a heartwrenching OMFG kind of way. (And yes, I know there is a fundamentalist subtext going on.) Same with the guy who drove over his kid in the leaf pile. “Daddy I can’t breathe” still makes me tear up if I allow myself to think about it too much. Why is the Peterson case as compelling, or more compelling?
Somebody ‘splain it to me.