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Mexican tabloid spices up drugs war deaths with images of strumpets

by | 8th, August 2012

IN Mexico, El Grafico is the paper of sensation. The front pages feature shots of the dead victims of the country’s drugs war alongside shots of scantily-clad strumpets. El Grafico is the sister paper of El Universal, “The Great Newspaper of Mexico.”  Are the juxtaposions of sex and death the epitome of the tabloid mantra: “If it bleeds, it leads”?

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