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When you steal from a MilBlogger

Posted By Blackfive • [May 25, 2006]

...you're going to get busted.

I believe that many of you will recognize the photo on the cover of Shock Magazine:


Shokcover

That's right.  Stolen from Michael Yon.  When I asked about it, Mike sends:

The publisher, HFM, is one of the largest media conglomerates in the world with over 200 magazines and newspapers in 33 countries.  This is a major launch with an initial print run of 300,000.

Personally, I think Mike is more pissed about the photo being used for some kind of political agenda than getting ripped off.  Then, again, stealing from an SF type is not advised...my new slogan for HFM is below...put yours in the Comments.

HFM - "Stealing the Shock."

Here's the link to Shock Magazine - it is not work safe.

More to follow...

Update:  Someone should *ahem* start calling about this egregious error.  The number for HFM is (212) 767-6000.

Email Shock at shock@neodata.com and inbox@shocku.com.


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