Rolling Stone cover image of Boston bombing suspect stirs controversy

Rolling Stone magazine’s decision to put Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, the accused Boston Marathon bomber, on the cover of its latest issue has ignited a firestorm of outrage online. Many people have taken exception to its prominent play in Rolling Stone, where the space is more often than not reserved for rock stars and celebrities. Read more from CNN.

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  8. bradw reblogged this from breakingnews and added:
    Listening to people who haven’t bought a magazine in the last decade bitch about this is hilarious
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    So so stupid.
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    Now you know if the Boston Bomber was a POC this shit would have never crossed the minds of RS editors. Just a fact.
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    So fucked up….
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    Someone who killed and caused terrible pain and panic does not deserve his face to be on any magazine or TV show. He...
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    Are you serious right now?
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    This is weird because usually Rolling Stone reserved covers for celebrities and musicians; NOT BOMBERS.
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    For God’s sake don’t turn him into a hero!
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    Wow people are so fucking ignorant
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