ABC News Blogger: James As “Gorilla” On Cover?

Sheila Marikar blogs in a post for that the VOGUE magazine cover featuring Lebron James and Gisele Bundchen is racist.

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They’re two of the most beautiful people on earth. But some say the Vogue photograph, shot by Annie Leibovitz, isn’t attractive at all because of the racial stereotype it purportedly evokes — black beast clutching a white damsel in distress, reflected in French sculptor Emmanuel Fremiet’s 1887 statue “Gorilla Carrying Off a Woman,” and later, in the many incarnations of “King Kong.” Read more…