Monthly Archives: March 2015

IT WON’T BE THE SUN WOT WINS IT – BUT YOUTUBE MIGHT

Rupert Murdoch famously bollocked Kelvin MacKenzie for the Sun’s searing headline “It was the Sun what won it”. As with many things to do with Kelvin, Rupert completely misunderstood his mercurial Editor’s thought process. The headline caught the mood of … Continue reading

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JEREMY CLARKSON THREW THE FIRST PUNCH

View image | gettyimages.com BUT HE WAS KNOCKED OUT BY THE ULTIMATE BBC HEAVYWEIGHT Jeremy Clarkson clearly fancies himself as a bit of a heavyweight posh ruffian, not afraid to use his fists if the occasion merits. A BBC producer, … Continue reading

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NO SUN NEWSPAPER REPORTER WILL EVER BREAK THE LAW – EVEN TO SAVE THE WORLD

View image | gettyimages.com Every Sun newspaper reporter lives for a Page 1 by-line. But Nick Parker’s name on the Alps Suicide Plane story has an especially bittersweet taste. Nick was arrested three years ago in the hacking scandal frenzy. A … Continue reading

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