Letter to the editor: Media has turned issue into circus

  • Tuesday, June 9, 2009 1:43am
  • Opinion

(In response to “Little League strikes out, June 3) The real sad story here is that you and your media colleagues have at the beckoning of one of the participants advanced this in such a way that a very minor incident can now not be resolved by the parties themselves. Think about how often that boy’s mother has been in front of KOMO, KIRO, your paper and listen to her on KUBE 93 (T-Man). She has been telling nothing but lies, she wasn’t even there! The woman who has been charged has remained silent while the media has turned this into a circus. Think about how her life has been turned into a hell based on lies!

Yes, there are two sides here and only one of them has been told. And most of what has been told is not true. There is a huge pile of reasons why the other manager and the two boys have been suspended!

How do I know this? I am the manager of the team that the “boy” played against.

By the time that the T-shirts arrived the “boy” was already pulled from the game, so she couldn’t have been taunting him with the shirts. Ever think about how disruptive the media was to the players?

SHAME ON YOU.

Timothy P. Davis, Kirkland


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