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Madeleine McCann: Emotional Exhibit Kate McCann’s Prayers For Mother’s Day

by | 14th, March 2010

IT’S Mothers’ Day, a mawkish time of year made no less so by the news that “Kate McCann prays for the people who took her daughter Madeleine”.

Only a nutcase cannot feel sympathy for innocent Kate McCann. But the media-fed care is superficial. We pretend to empathise. We just stare and gossip. It’s entertainment. And we can form our views about Kate McCann. Do you like her? Does she irritate you? Do you dislike her? And you can have an opinion because the McCanns have invited us in. She is an emotional exhibit.

Do you link Mothers’ Day, a thing created by companies to flog stuff in between seasons of giving, with the creation of Brand McCann, with their advisors, wristbands, slogans, PR man and ear to power?

Instead of listening to the woman robbed of her child, does one part of us think the presentation too slick to make the McCanns likeable? The McCanns are innocent. They are doing all they

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