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A disturbing, violent trend

The death of Darrent Williams has Jemele Hill connecting the dots between a culture that glorifies violence and athletes getting shot.

Updated: January 8, 2007, 11:56 AM ET
By Jemele Hill | Page 2

"Wrong place at the wrong time."

Who knew the wrong place to be on New Year's Eve was at a party welcoming in the new year? Who knew the wrong time to be murdered was now – when people are so callous about death that it's almost as if we're asking the victim, "Just what did you do to get yourself murdered?"

There are many words to describe the senseless killing of Denver Broncos cornerback Darrent Williams. Unfortunate. Heartbreaking. Sad. But here's the one word we can't use in ...

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