Despite not being arrested yet in the shooting of teenager Trayvon Martin neighborhood watchman George Zimmerman has launched a new site ‘The Real George Zimmerman’ where he is hoping to tell his side, raise money for a possible case and support himself since he can’t work. Social media helped convict him, now he’s hoping it will set him free. From the site:
I am the real George Zimmerman. On Sunday February 26th, I was involved in a life altering event which led me to become the subject of intense media coverage. As a result of the incident and subsequent media coverage, I have been forced to leave my home, my school, my employer, my family and ultimately, my entire life. This website’s sole purpose is to ensure my supporters they are receiving my full attention without any intermediaries.
It has come to my attention that some persons and/or entities have been collecting funds, thinly veiled as my “Defense Fund” or “Legal Fund”. I cannot attest to the validity of these other websites as I have not received any funds collected, intended to support my family and I through this trying, tragic time.
I have created a Paypal account solely linked on this website as I would like to provide an avenue to thank my supporters personally and ensure that any funds provided are used only for living expenses and legal defense, in lieu of my forced inability to maintain employment. I will also personally, maintain accountability of all funds received. I reassure you, every donation is appreciated. – thelifefiles.com
WTF?!!!!! Is he serious? Please tell me your thoughts on this! I just can’t right now! I can’t. Please speak for me….smh….