Friday, May 31, 2013

Tale of Two American Victims: Dogan Vs. Mansfield

An American has been killed in the fighting in Syria today (or yesterday) and the Huffington Post covered the news. Here's the picture they used:

And here's the inside picture (or lack thereof):

Funny how Furkan Dogan got his picture in his HP article, not to mention a screaming front page headline, but Mansfield here does not.

While the thread is still new, I grabbed the top comments. As you might expect, they are nowhere near as sympathetic as they were for Dogan:

Sorry, Nicole, but if you expected anyone on the Huffington Post to care about your jihadist-inspired death, you should have died fighting the Jews.

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