Casey Anthony acquitted for some reason

Obama’s doing a quickie presser at 4:40 p.m. to talk about the debt ceiling and the evils of corporate jets, etc, but apart from that, it’ll be wall-to-wall Caseymania on cable news for the rest of the day. There’s no avoiding it so we might as well catch the news wave and surf. How many of you followed the trial? I only watched bits and pieces, but if you need to get up to speed, the Wikipedia article of the case is a solid summary based on what I’ve read elsewhere. Money quote: “There is something wrong. I found my daughter’s car today and it smells like there’s been a dead body in the damn car.” And yet, the party raged on.

Here’s what her lawyer did to her father on the witness stand. Unbelievable.