TODAY   |  July 17, 2013

Boston bombing suspect is on Rolling Stone cover

Rolling Stone magazine is stirring up controversy for putting Boston bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev on the magazine’s cover, usually reserved for rock musicians.

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>>> trending on twitter, suspected terrorist or rock star . look at the cover of rolling stone magazine . this has a lot of people asking that question today because it features boston bombing suspect this cover pabears a resemblance to another cover in 1991 featurifeatur featuring jim morrison . this cover makes him look like a cool rock god. it's horrible. for it's part rolling stone says the article is a ri voting and art breaking account of how a charmed kid with a bright future became a monster. on our website 90% of you say the cover goes too far.

>> rolling stone is known for putting rock stars and celebrities on the cover. they had charles manson on the cover years ago. it offends some people. they think it glamourizes him.