Newsweek put U.S. flag in trash on foreign cover

With Newsweek still reeling from its forced retraction of the Quran-in-the-toilet story, the magazine is now under fire for publishing what some see as staunchly anti-American covers in foreign editions.



Feminizing Johnny

Adolescent boys, wails the Toronto columnist Margaret Wente, ‘are horrible human beings – unsocialized, inarticulate, sometimes savage little jerks with raging hormones and no judgment.’ Ms. Wente writes for the Globe and Mail, a kind of backwoods New York Times that describes itself as ‘Canada’s National Newspaper.’ Lately she’s been noticing boys, and doesn’t like them.