Module eleven - of. However, the fact that he was also...

Info iconThis preview shows page 1. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Module eleven Which are worse, killing dogs or betting on dogs? The reasonable answer: Dog killing is despicable, heinous and disturbing. Illegal sports gambling by NFL players are prohibited so the NFL will factor in the gambling element when it comes to determining Michael Vick's fate as a football player. But Vick will always be remembered as -- and pay the steepest price for -- killing dogs. Without a doubt he should pay for the killing of dogs, but I’m afraid that was what the media focused on as being the only thing he was guilty
Background image of page 1
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Unformatted text preview: of. However, the fact that he was also gambling and it was strictly prohibited by the NFL wasnt really driven by the media? Im concerned with an unequal balance between the two wrongs for it may have sent the wrong message to the mass media. A message in which gambling isnt illegal or that important. I feel the media has a greater responsibility in ethical matters that sometimes get overlooked because of a story that is more entertaining....
View Full Document

This note was uploaded on 01/18/2011 for the course BUS 201 taught by Professor Marybethwhite during the Spring '08 term at University of South Florida - Tampa.

Ask a homework question - tutors are online