I totally agree with you in that respect, the picture itself is bound to provoke both positive and negative responses based on it's content. What I meant, and should have worded better, was that I think they should form those opinions irrespective of the tragedy in the US. We're in a world of 7 Billion people and not everybody is going to change their behavior for something that doesn't personally affect them. We can't hold that against her.
Very true. And I totally agree that this is pretty low of the media. It's the media that has put a slant on this which was never intended. Blimey, who'd be famous?