Fear + Paranoia + low self worth + never having won anything + almost 0 experience dealing with "stars" + "Appalachian mentality" = Charlotte media, radio, and "fans" coping and reacting to a Cam Newton
Yeah, such sports headlines as "fined for Abusive Conduct" will really leave some wondering what sort of character is Cam. The psychology of our media. You start reading the article that the headline is part of and you will read an article that is so void of much truth but who cares. It's just Cam.
U can look at Cam and know there are those who secretly despise him based solely on their oversized egos and very low self-esteem. Amazing how they brag and go out of their way to make players like The Golden Calf of Bristol into the image of Cam. Yet, they will Cam placed into the typical box reserved for images like his that is quite menacing to them.
Malcolm X knew what he was talking about when he said, "The media's the most powerful entity on earth. They have the power to make the innocent guilty and to make the guilty innocent, and that's power. Because they control the minds of the masses." So true