Thursday, 18 July 2013
Rolling Stone Magazine, rolling stoned! Boston Bomber, a suspect cover!
Rolling Stone magazine has defended its new cover story featuring Boston bomb suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, which has prompted uproar. The magazine said a profile of Mr Tsarnaev suited its “commitment to serious and thoughtful coverage”.
But the mayor of Boston said the publication’s cover “rewards a terrorist with celebrity treatment”.
Does the Rolling Stone magazine, really need to play such a wide angle on this, in order to sell magazines? I thought there were rolling, instead it looks like they will be stoned… Adults and children were blown up at a marathon while participating or spectating..
Mayor of Boston’s letter to the Rolling Stone Magazine publisher….
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