Tuesday, April 04, 2006

Another Celebrity Escapes Repercussions for Illegal Behavior

Rashard Lewis was given a one year suspended sentence for reckless driving and failing sobriety tests. Why is it that famous people and athletes get a slap on the wrists when the rest of us get nailed to the wall for breaking the law? It is a double standard that needs to be addressed because it sends the wrong message to young and impressionable people. Why abide by society’s rules if the people we look up to don’t have too?

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