"Today's media hunts in a pack. It is like a feral beast just tearing people and reputations to bits."
Thursday, September 9, 2010
The Problem With Burning Qurans
What if they burnt a Koran and nobody came? It already happened two years ago, according to the NY TIMES. Some soul-searching is under way in the media. And in The Problem With Burning Qurans Tunku Varadarajan dissects the latest media frenzy - what Arianna Huffington likens to the Balloon Boy. What is the media responsibility in this coverage? Can the genie be put back into the bottle at this stage? Burn, baby , burn!