Blog: Leonie BarriePower to bloggers

Leonie Barrie | 14 November 2006

If proof was needed of the power of the internet – and blogging of course – then this story has it in bucketloads. Wal-Mart Stores Inc is pulling a skull-and-crossbones T-shirt from its shelves after a blogger discovered the image was identical to a Nazi SS emblem from the Second World War. The T-shirt saga is unravelled on this online journal called Bent Corner.

Wal-Mart axes T-shirts bearing Nazi logo


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