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-- new outrage after surviving Boston bombing suspect is no cars and I have gets placed front and center on the upcoming cover.
I'm Rolling Stone magazine -- I have pleaded not guilty to thirty counts of the federal indictment.
Now critics are accusing iconic magazine of glamorize look at this cover.
The terror suspect on a platform that normally features actors and musicians and occasionally politicians.
That's what we've gotten on the cover of Rolling Stone I'm joined now by Michael Graham radio host -- on the New England talk networking.
Just for the Boston Herald Michael welcome good to have you here what what do you make -- this cover.
When did Rolling Stone magazine turn into terrorists teen beat him this week we have a bad enough probably last week -- -- a -- -- was standing outside the federal courthouse.
Waving their -- Joseph Joseph -- signs in announcing that he's a big gunman.
-- -- -- all Rolling Stone magazine is doing is feeding them the question is why it's not just.
As they argue that well where we're journalists we're following the story just where it takes that that's not just a photo.
I'll Joseph -- that's a very flattering some -- photo that apparently.
Based on the pre release information goes -- a a story.
That is you know sympathetic towards him as a big dumb in his family abandon him he was alone -- mother pushed him towards extremism.
And so this isn't.
Hard -- journalism this really is.
88 as close was sympathetic portrayal of a killer as you can get.
Yeah I mean when you think about Michael the things that he scrawled inside that boat.
You know I think if there was ever any doubt in anyone's mind that this young man got sort of -- Dan to a family -- -- mentality.
I he did it quite convincingly when you look at what -- -- in that boat about.
His jihadist sentiments and why he was willing to die for -- -- -- it is -- glamour.
Photo at it looks sort of you know moody and it's -- not a mug -- of our.
Tweeters sent to me -- and they said if they put the mug shot on the cover -- be OK with that.
Exactly you got a guy looks like the cast of -- looks like one of the stars from the twilight movies that's the -- they choose to put up.
And imagine this -- my wife or just in the back bay the other day.
And we -- -- one makeshift memorial there with the near where the bombs went off.
Can you imagine what around the corner as a family member -- somebody you watched your son or daughter or niece -- -- lose a leg and then there's the newsstand and there's the guy responsible for glaring art or I should say looking darkly -- -- -- -- brooding.
Hopeful eyes this is what what what jobs there was -- doesn't care let's face it.
Rollins don't need to change in the last our role is there was relevance.
I was wearing that powder blue leisure -- and dancing to bogey bogey bogey yet deed and diamond just go to in Lexington county South Carolina I mean does away.
They went all tragedy reminded out.
Yes yes it is certainly is still -- -- is that this.
By now I've got.
Concerning and I'm Michael is that you know wannabe terrorists people who might want to follow in his footsteps.
Look at this as you know the kind of thing that.
Makes it look cool.
To do what you -- dead and there are look at the costs and -- their lives even notices.
What does notices and my Boston Herald column for tomorrow I point out.
That you know I cannot even bay had a troubled background you know family troubles -- military was a -- there was no cover story about -- with the -- Rolling -- Eric Robert Rudolph who blew -- the Olympics in Atlanta.
His real father died as a teenager he got kicked out of the army at a tough time there was no photo available -- Eric Robert Rudolph pondering his life.
This is it that putting this guy with this specific kind of terrorism that -- any other terrorism.
If it that you would not have the same portrayal and and there's like jealous Georgetown you want me cutting edge on the show that you're out there just tell like it is -- you're not afraid of one.
What a sympathetic photo of George Zimmerman on your cover next time we'll see how that goes for it they would never do it.
Michael Graham thank you very much let's get a ton of attention semi tweet let me know what you think about this at Martha MacCallum lots of those coming and we wanna here to thank.
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