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MarkusRamikin comments on The Amanda Knox Test: How an Hour on the Internet Beats a Year in the Courtroom - Less Wrong

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Comment author: MarkusRamikin 05 October 2011 07:15:20AM *  4 points [-]

That took a while.

BTW, it just struck me, why do we tend to talk about Amanda Knox and fail to mention Rafaelle Sollecito?

Comment author: Desrtopa 05 October 2011 10:57:42PM 7 points [-]

Amanda Knox is American, so she gets more attention from American news media.

Comment author: JoshuaZ 05 October 2011 11:37:23PM 1 point [-]

And a white female. Don't forget that part.

Comment author: MarkusRamikin 06 October 2011 05:56:40AM 4 points [-]

And easier to type out.

Comment author: wedrifid 05 October 2011 08:15:16AM 3 points [-]

Mostly because she is more attractive.