While there's been some talk of this upcoming Sunday's New York Times Magazine cover profile on M.I.A., it's been mainly focused on the not-so-nice copy by writer Lynn Hirschberg. Needless to say, badass M.I.A. was not amused, going viral on the author with a tweet that released Hirschberg's phone number to a 100,000 people. Over here, we're all about love, not war, so we're choosing to highlight the photos by lensman Ryan McGinley, with some adventurous shots of the singer trapeze-ing it above Manhattan, getting wet atop a cab, and posing in a basketball hoop.
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