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JK Rowling just took Rupert Murdoch down a peg in one fell swoop

Bravo.

RUPERT MURDOCH HAS attracted widespread criticism for this tweet in which he stated that all Muslims, however peaceful they may be, must be held responsible for the Charlie Hebdo terror attacks.

Many on Twitter have condemned Murdoch’s tweet and criticised his assertion that a whole religion must be held accountable for the actions of a select few.

His insistence on spelling it as “Moslems” also attracted ridicule.

Among those to weigh in? J.K. Rowling.

This morning, the author applied Murdoch’s logic to the situation and sent this tweet.

She further poked holes in his logic with this tweet.

We await Murdoch’s response.

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