Topic: Boston

The New York Times Defends Putting Ad With Bloodied Man Next to Bombing Coverage

Too soon?

The New York Times took some heat from readers on Monday for allowing an online ad showing a bloodied man lying on the ground to appear next to coverage of…

NYC's 5 Boro Bike Tour Pulls Ads Showing Pyrotechnics at Starting Line

A rethink after Boston

Following the bombings in Boston on Monday, New York City's 5 Boro Bike Tour is swiftly pulling all posters advertising its own May 5 race—because of now-inappropriate imagery showing pyrotechnics…