Being in the public eye can be tough. Highly visible people are subject to intense scrutiny, and sometime brutal criticism. That seems to go double when public figures are female. Women in virtually every culture are under pressure to look good, and are often treated harshly by the public and media.
When law enforcement personnel go to work, their families live with a very real possibility they may not come home. The people of Louisiana recently suffered the loss of Senior Trooper Steven J. Vincent. Louisiana State Police and the New Orleans Saints paid tribute to trooper Vincent's son, Ethan at Sunday's game.