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Tolstoy And The Boston Marathon Bombers
"On Friday, while CNN was making constant reference to the Tsarnaev brothers' attempt 'to go out in a blaze of glory,' a micro-meme lit up social media: didn't Leo Tolstoy have a novel about Chechnyan rebels, called Hadji Murad?" He did, and there are more (and sadder) parallels than one might think. The Daily Beast 04/21/13
Posted April 23, 2013 12:52 AM

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