Back to current events:
Imagine a woman gang-raped and killed on a bus in Islamabad or Kabul by a crowd who targetted her for being out with a ghair mahram late at night. How would the media and its pundits explore the situation? Would Islam be thrust in the limelight, a secondary topic, or ignored completely as relevant to the issue?
Cricket cannot live with the mistaken belief that people want to see big hits. People like to see goals, but no one is talking of moving the goalposts a metre wider either side. (Harsha Bhogle)