Murdoch Harangued On Twitter For 'Gloating' Sydney Siege Tweet

Backlash After Murdoch Sends 'Gloating' Tweet About Sydney Siege

Amid the tragic denouement of the Australian hostage siege, one man found reason for glee. Rupert Murdoch, the increasingly befuddled media kingpin, whose News Corp owns the Australian Daily Telegraph in Sydney, tweeted congratulations to his editors for including the “bloody outcome” in its final editions.

The post cause immediate uproar online. Here are just a few of the responses…

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