Newtown Residents Excoriate The Media On Facebook
"Cameras just aimed at the door to the funeral home..." Newtowners, and others, vent their frustrations: "Now the curtain needs to close."
On Monday, the Newtown Bee posted this notice urging restraint in the media:
Residents started sharing their stories, some sad, some shocking:
"Phone calls from 7am to 11pm..." "Respect the families as they lay their babies to rest..."
"I had a person from CBS news lie to me..."
"Cameras just aimed at the door to the funeral home..."
One resident is recording what he calls "morally gross" conduct by the press:
Another says she spoke to the police about it:
A former Bee employee weighs in:
"The President came... Now the curtain needs to close..."