I am confident that our Boston Strong community will remain intrepid and unshaken by the cover of this magazine. Four days later, Dzokhar Tsarnaev, who survived a shootout with police during which Tamerlan Tsarnaev was killed, was captured following a day-long manhunt in the Boston suburb of Watertown.
In this magazine cover image released by Wenner Media, Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev appears on the cover of the Aug.
The issue, which hits newsstands Friday, features a picture of an unsmiling Tsarnaev above the bolded legend "The Bomber. Menino, penned a letter to Rolling Stone publisher Jann Wenner, calling the cover "ill-conceived, at best.
Cancel my subscription to you publication. One commenter accusing the magazine of "glamorizing terrorism" and another called it a "slap in the face to the great city of Boston. It had generated more than 40, "likes" by late Wednesday morning.
Rolling Stone has not commented publicly on the decision to put Tsarnaev on the cover, which recently featured actor Johnny Depp and singers Rihanna and Justin Bieber.
ET Rolling Stone has defended its controversial new cover featuring Boston Marathon bombings suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev after triggering a firestorm of comments. If the government decides to seek capital punishment, Tsarnaev could face the death penalty if convicted on one of 17 counts.
MBTA Transit Officer Dic Donohue, who was gravely injured during a shootout with the Tsarnaev brothers, also weighed in, calling the image a "sensationalized depiction" of one of the suspected bombers.
But this week, the periodical has raised eyebrows by letting Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev grace the famous front. AP The cover of Rolling Stone magazine has most often been the domain of musicians, actors, comedians, and the occasional politician.
The August issue of the music magazine features a story and photo of Tsarnaev and is titled: The mayor of Boston, Thomas M.
Federal authorities allege that the Tsarnaev brothers planted two bombs near the finish line of the Boston Marathon April According to Rolling Stone, the story, written by contributing editor Janet Reitman, delivers "a riveting and heartbreaking account of how a charming kid with a bright future became a monster.
How a popular, promising student was failed by his family, fell into radical Islam and became a monster.Get The Magazine. Subscribe to the all-new Rolling Stone! Everything you need to know from the authority on music, entertainment, politics and pop culture. Jul 17, · The cover of Rolling Stone magazine has most often been the domain of musicians, actors, comedians, and the occasional politician.
Music, Film, TV and Political News Coverage. Rolling Stone's cover image, of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnev, has already appeared widely in print—but is now creating a firestorm online, where many have accused the.
Jul 17, · Watch video · Rolling Stone, hit by a storm of criticism and boycotts over its cover treatment and glam photo of Boston bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, defended itself Wednesday, saying it was within its.
Rolling Stone has defended its controversial new cover featuring Boston Marathon bombings suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev after triggering a firestorm of comments. The August issue of the music magazine.Download