Graphic Footage of Libyan Protests

Some terrifying footage of a man being shot dead at a protest (warning: the footage is graphic). Via Andrew Sullivan:

In the internet age, it is no longer possible to hide wanton violence like this. While camera phones might be destroying traditional journalism and news reporting, it is shedding light on horrific violence that would otherwise go unnoticed. Perhaps a worthy trade.

Ben Cohen is the editor and founder of The Daily Banter. He lives in Washington DC where he does podcasts, teaches Martial Arts, and tries to be a good father. He would be extremely disturbed if you took him too seriously.