Erik Wemple: dzhokhar tsarnaev


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.

By Erik Wemple  |  11:32 AM ET, 08/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  dzhokhar tsarnaev, Rolling Stone

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

Sayonara, Rolling Stone controversy

Truth is always the best defense.

By Erik Wemple  |  09:19 AM ET, 07/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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.

By Erik Wemple  |  08:21 AM ET, 07/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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.

By Erik Wemple  |  07:09 PM ET, 07/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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.

By Erik Wemple  |  08:15 AM ET, 07/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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?

By Erik Wemple  |  04:21 PM ET, 07/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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."

By Erik Wemple  |  02:38 PM ET, 07/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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.

By Erik Wemple  |  10:56 AM ET, 07/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Boston bombings, dzhokhar tsarnaev, Rolling Stone

Posted at 05:34 PM ET, 05/10/2013

Chris Cuomo: The no-Tsarnaev anchor

Newsman cites issues with copycatting, giving too much publicity to murderers.

By Erik Wemple  |  05:34 PM ET, 05/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chris Cuomo, CNN, dzhokhar tsarnaev, tamerlan tsarnaev

Posted at 08:32 AM ET, 05/01/2013

Fox News's Bill O'Reilly accuses Tsarnaevs of 'gaming' public assistance

Bill O'Reilly asks why the Tsarnaev patriarch couldn't earn a good living. Read the newspapers!

By Erik Wemple  |  08:32 AM ET, 05/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bill O'Reilly, Boston bombings, Boston marathon bombings, dzhokhar tsarnaev, Fox News, tamerlan tsarnaev, The O'Reilly Factor

Posted at 08:46 AM ET, 04/30/2013

Fox News: Pro-Obama media suppresses Benghazi, Tsarnaev stories

Bill O'Reilly is unhappy with media coverage of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's Miranda rights.

By Erik Wemple  |  08:46 AM ET, 04/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Boston bombings, dzhokhar tsarnaev, Fox News, miranda rights

Posted at 04:04 PM ET, 04/29/2013

Tsarnaev scoop: Five steps to NYRB's "Misha" exclusive

Why reporters should just show up.

By Erik Wemple  |  04:04 PM ET, 04/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Boston bombings, Boston marathon, dzhokhar tsarnaev, tamerlan tsarnaev

Posted at 05:47 PM ET, 04/23/2013

Fox News's Beckel promotes crackpot plan against Muslim students

Crazy anti-terrorism ideas have been few and far between, which makes Bob Beckel's stand out.

By Erik Wemple  |  05:47 PM ET, 04/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bob Beckel, dzhokhar tsarnaev, Fox News

Posted at 11:42 AM ET, 04/23/2013

Twitter forces Jack Welch to backpedal

One thing crowdsourcing can do: Shame a guy like Jack Welch.

By Erik Wemple  |  11:42 AM ET, 04/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  dzhokhar tsarnaev, Jack Welch

Posted at 09:43 AM ET, 04/22/2013

Boston bombings: To combat terrorism, we must understand terrorists

Write about the victms, yes. But news organizations must dig deep on the lives of the Tsarnaev brothers.

By Erik Wemple  |  09:43 AM ET, 04/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Boston bombings, Boston marathon bombings, dzhokhar tsarnaev, tamerlan tsanaev