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April 15, 2013

Netizens react to news of Boston explosions

Twitter users criticise the spread of graphic imagery online.

Boston Police and Firemen stand by at the scene after explosions reportedly interrupted the running of the 117th Boston Marathon in Boston, Massachusetts April 15, 2013. REUTERS/Dominick Reuter

As news of the reported explosions in Boston continues to unfold, many online are criticising the rush to circulate graphic images on both social and mainstream media.


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