I decided to watch on TV this afternoon, for the first time, and fell asleep after about an hour of Bernie's poorly modulated shouting. Did he refute any of the following? Did he even try?
1. The relative physical abilities and capabilities of Martin and
Zimmerman were such that Zimmerman could not overcome or escape from
Martin, in the situation in this case, without resorting to deadly
2. At the time of the shot, Zimmerman believed himself to be in imminent danger of death or
great bodily harm that could only be avoided by shooting Martin.
3. Zimmerman's belief in the danger he was in was sincere and would
have been shared by any reasonably prudent and cautious person in the
same situation. (It is unnecessary to consider the actual reality of