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December 7, 2011 1:50 AM

Commentary: American TV's obsession with missing white women

Let the first word be one of compassion. For anyone who has a loved one missing, Godspeed the day of that person’s safe return. Or failing that, Godspeed the bitter satisfaction of knowing his or her fate. To have someone you love vanish is, one imagines, a special kind of hell. That said, let the second word be one of exasperation.

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