Tunisia's Spark, Ctd


With Mohammed Bouazizi's self-immolation bound for the history books, The Daily What features another famous suicide in a new light:

Redditor mygrapefruit spent what I can only imagine was a considerable amount of time colorizing Malcolm Browne’s iconic photo of Vietnamese Mahayana Buddhist monk Thích Qu?ng ??c protesting the persecution of Buddhists by the American-backed government of Ngô ?ình Di?m through the act of self-immolation (better known to many as the Rage Against the Machine debut album cover).

Original black-and-white version here.