Slate's Amanda Hess Critiques Media's -- Sam Biddle's, in Particular -- Handling of Teen Vlogger's Death

Hess’ main point is that this child was not actually famous before he died, but now media outlets are bizarrely treating him as if he had been. There’s plenty to unpack there, but she also points out some plain inaccuracies and hypocrisies, and singles out Sam Biddle’s coverage. »Thursday 12:17pm