Justin Bieber Raises Eyebrows With Anne Frank Comment
We are sure Justin Bieber meant well, but he’s been the subject of ridicule since touring the Anne Frank House in Amsterdam over the weekend. Many people think his written message in the guestbook was insensitive. “Truly inspiring to be able to come here. Anne was a great girl. Hopefully she would have been a belieber.” The comment has drawn criticism and derision from many people on the Anne Frank House Facebook page. “She would have been a What? She is an important historical figure so show some respect.” is what one person wrote. In 1942, when she was 13, Frank went into hiding with her family after the Nazi occupiers of the Netherlands issued an order for Frank’s sister Margot to be arrested and sent to a concentration camp. Her family was later captured, and Anne Frank died in a concentration camp of disease and exhaustion.