Tim Goodman in the San Francisco Chronicle, makes an appeal to Van Susteren, Grace, and Cosby…
Nancy, Rita, Greta — we need you here, now, in S.F. We have a story of our own, and it’s heartbreaking.
Just the idea of saying these words makes me want to gargle on my own acid reflux. It goes against logic and decency and a litany of past columns, but here goes: It’s time for Nancy Grace and Rita Cosby and Greta Van Susteren — the Sirens of Sad Stories — to come to San Francisco.
Though it might require a jackhammer to pry them off of Natalee Holloway, the young white woman missing in Aruba, or George Smith, the young white man gone missing from his honeymoon cruise, or any number of suburban housewives who may torturously kill their own children — 24-hour news channels always remind us of death at every turn — there’s an extremely heartbreaking story right here in San Francisco.