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The News Minute | January 12, 2014 | 06:44 pm IST  Rupert Murdoch's comments on the Charlie Hebdo killings got him significant backlash on Twitter. On Saturday, he had tweeted: “Maybe most Moslems peaceful, but until they recognize and destroy their growing jihadist cancer they must be held responsible.” And now, a fresh set of criticisms targetting Murdoch seems to have stemmed on the social media following Harry Potter fame author JK Rowling's response to the head of a media conglomerate. Rowling on January 11 tweeted,  I was born Christian. If that makes Rupert Murdoch my responsibility, I'll auto-excommunicate. http://t.co/Atw1wNk8UX — J.K. Rowling (@jk_rowling) January 11, 2015 .@dom209 The Spanish Inquisition was my fault, as is all Christian fundamentalist violence. Oh, and Jim Bakker. — J.K. Rowling (@jk_rowling) January 11, 2015 Read: Rupert Murdoch says Moslems must be held responsible for "jihadist cancer", gets flayed Touted by some as a 'perfect' response, several others have taken to social media to lambast Murdoch, this time with some sprinkling of sarcasm.  @rupertmurdoch @arusbridger On behalf of all white men, I apologise for Rupert Murdoch. — Gary Rae (@gary_rae) January 11, 2015 @rupertmurdoch Maybe most journalists are honest but then they must be held responsible for YOUR phone hacking scandal…? — Sheenie Shaikh (@SheenieShaikh) January 11, 2015 @rupertmurdoch Just like you did to purify your criminal empire of Yellow Journalism? Ever did that? Idiot. | @arusbridger — جمھوری ٹرک Ú©ÛŒ بتی (@rashedfarooq) January 11, 2015 @rupertmurdoch @A_Liberty_Rebel As I was born in Australia can I apologise for inflicting Rupert on the world — Malcolm MacKinnon (@MalcolmMackinno) January 10, 2015 This is not the first time that The News Corp boss has made an insensitive statement. During the Sydney seige, Murdoch tweeted congratulating his newspaper for getting the outcome of the Sydney hostage situation into its final edition.  Read: Sydney Seige: Three people died and Rupert Murdoch congratulated his newspaper Tweet Follow @thenewsminute
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