You’d think that the media would be interested in reporting information about the would-be attacker of one of the most powerful men in the world. But the media doesn’t seem to think we need any information about the woman other than a Catholic spokesperson’s speculation that she’s crazy.
A Vatican spokesman, the Rev. Ciro Benedettini said the woman appeared to be mentally unstable and had been taken into custody by Vatican police.
In fact, I can’t find any sources that divulge any information about this woman, not even her name, information that they should have considering that she was detained by authorities. When that Iraqi journalist threw his shoes at George Bush, the media couldn’t wait to tell us every little detail about him and what his beef was. Why do we know more about Balloon Boy than a woman that jumped on the Pope? Why is the media acting so mysterious when it’s the Boss Joey Ratz?
I guess ruling the most powerful criminal enterprise in the world has its advantages. The media doesn’t ask questions…just like they didn’t ask questions when Joey personally signed the order guaranteeing the protection of child rapists so that they could continue to rape many more children. Oh right. The mainstream media didn’t cover that story. They left it to a couple of magicians: