Those focussing on the latest outrage of media bias as exhibited in the gruesome rape and murders of Channon Christian and Christopher Newsome in the Knoxville area might be interested in this story which occurred on the western end of Tennessee.
Would it had been covered if he had not been a star?
For those readers of this site who do not subscribe to Cosmopolitan, which is suspected to be quite a few, this was discovered to be passed on to you:
Pop superstar Justin Timberlake was beaten up as a teenager "for being white". The Sexy Back hitmaker claims he walked away from the incident - which happened when he was 13 and living in Memphis, Tennessee - with a black eye, broken ribs and a new outlook on life. He tells the U.K. edition of Cosmopolitan, "The hard part was trying to understand why it happened. Then you get to a point where you have to let it go. "When you come through on the other side, you're a much stronger person."