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Would Anne Frank be a "Belieber"?

16 April 2013, 07:26
Much has recently been printed in the media about Justin Bieber's comment he wrote in the Anne Frank museum guestbook namely that that the teenage Holocaust victim "would have been a belieber". Much internet uproar has since ensued.

But why? Some people say it is disrespectful and that he is narcissistic and self-serving. It is all about promoting himself at the expense of someone who is held in high esteem.

However, had Anne Frank lived in the modern world, would she not have been one of his millions of fans? Surely she fits the demographic. She is not here to answer so we will never know. But what we do know is that this whole event has shed light on her story once again and if a new generation can take an interest in her story, they will be more insightful because of it.


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