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This Is Important, You Should Know About It of the Day: Over the weekend, troubling allegations have emerged of many Iraqi teenagers being stoned to death for dressing in “emo fashion.”
Scores of teens wearing skinny pants and graphic tees, and sporting a signature “emo style” haircut have allegedly been clobbered with cinder blocks [warning: graphic images] by members of Iraq’s “moral police.”
Though the number might be lower — Reuters put the death toll at 14 — the terrifying trend appears to have at least a measure of consent from Iraq’s Interior Ministry, which suggests it could get much worse.
“[The Moral Police] have official approval to eliminate them as soon as possible, because the dimensions of the community began to take another course, and is now threatening danger,” read a statement from the ministry, which also compared “the Emo phenomenon” to “devil worshipping.” […]
Here are some photos of Lenny Kravitz from the April issue of Interview. In an interview with the magazine, all of which you can read here, Lenny talked about his mixed heritage, preferring life in Paris, daughter Zoe Kravitz’s career, scoring a role on The Hunger Games, and how he thinks the world will watch people fight to their death on TV in the future. Damn the man just doesn’t age, does he?! He looks bloody perfect in these photos!