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Posted at 11:32 AM ET, 08/01/2013

Rolling Stone's Tsarnaev cover jumped off of newsstands: Yay!

Retail sales jumped 102 percent over per-issue average.

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Tags:  dzhokhar tsarnaev, Rolling Stone

Posted at 09:19 AM ET, 07/22/2013

Sayonara, Rolling Stone controversy

Truth is always the best defense.

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Tags:  CNN, dzhokhar tsarnaev, Rolling Stone

Posted at 08:21 AM ET, 07/19/2013

Both Dzhokhar Tsarnaevs are real

A bloodied and weary Tsarnaev: Real. A relaxed and cool Tsarnaev: Real.

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Tags:  boston magazine, dzhokhar tsarnaev, Rolling Stone

Posted at 07:09 PM ET, 07/18/2013

Rolling Stone 'slightly' enhanced Tsarnaev image for mag printing

Image is officially ID'd as a photo illustration.

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Tags:  dzhokhar tsarnaev, huffington post, Rolling Stone

Posted at 08:15 AM ET, 07/18/2013

Fox News commentators hammer Rolling Stone

People want to retroactively edit Rolling Stone magazine. Good thing that can't actually happen.

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Tags:  Bill O'Reilly, dzhokhar tsarnaev, Fox News, Rolling Stone

Posted at 04:21 PM ET, 07/17/2013

Rolling Stone's Tsarnaev: Did the New York Times face a backlash?

What's up with this insane reaction to the magazine's cover photo?

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Tags:  dzhokhar tsarnaev, New York Times, Rolling Stone

Posted at 02:38 PM ET, 07/17/2013

Rolling Stone stands by controversial cover

Magazine speaks of the "complexities of this issue."

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Tags:  dzhokhar tsarnaev, Rolling Stone

Posted at 10:56 AM ET, 07/17/2013

To Rolling Stone detractors: Please

Image of alleged Boston bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is not only OK, it's appropriate and strong.

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Tags:  Boston bombings, dzhokhar tsarnaev, Rolling Stone

Posted at 09:24 AM ET, 06/20/2013

Geraldo Rivera's hilarious take on Michael Hastings

Just who took down Stanley McChrystal?

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Tags:  Afghanistan, Michael Hastings, President Obama, Rolling Stone

Posted at 09:36 AM ET, 01/26/2012

Media news derivatives: Jan. 26

For Jan. 26

By Erik Wemple  |  09:36 AM ET, 01/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  daily mail, joe pompeo, michael hasting, rolling stone