Trayvon had a right to defend himself against being followed by a stranger. Zimmerman should be in jail because he followed Trayvon and Zimmerman caused his own beating by that action. Get your mind straight.
The media manipulated the minds of the populace. It would be akin to shouting fire in a movie theater, except the term used was racist and the medium was television and the Internet.
What would you do if someone jumped from the shadows and pinned you to the ground, hitting you on the concrete?
The natural instinct the jurors decided was to defend themselves with their only advantage. It all boils down to the jury putting themselves into the situation and determining what they would have done if it was them.
Struggling with your post, trying to determine how it relates to investing, trading, short selling, technical analysis or anything to do with Valero Energy. Labeling a message off-topic is one thing, but lobbing hand grenades from left field is another.