Category Archives: Steve Sampson Journalist

WHEN IS A SEX STORY NOT A SEX STORY. WHEN IT THREATENS THE PRESS MORE THAN THE SEXY BEASTS.

Newspaper Executive Steve Sampson on the latest scandal to engulf a government Minister. This time it’s the Culture Minister in charge of… The Press. So a senior government Minister has been banging a prostitute (sorry Guardian/BBC… sex worker) who specialises … Continue reading

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ANYONE IS FAIR GAME FOR RUPERT MURDOCH AND HIS PAPERS. JUST LAY OFF THE QUEEN

Rupert Murdoch famously phoned his Editors when Princess Diana died in a Paris underpass telling them very clearly: “You have nothing to apologise for. Don’t give an inch, newspapers didn’t kill her”. Murdoch doesn’t have much time for the Royal … Continue reading

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A LAST DESPAIRING ELECTION MESSAGE – VOTE FOR ME, I’VE GOT BIG T**S

It’s make your mind up time folks – and the paper you read could swing your last minute vote. The front pages are screaming “Vote This Way” – but we do care? The Guardian is read by people who think … Continue reading

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A FRONT PAGE SEX SCANDAL. WHEN BRAND SPONSORSHIP GOES WRONG.

It’s every Marketing Director’s nightmare – the trophy brand sponsorship you pushed through the Board at huge expense explodes in a scandal. Your brand on Page One, for all the wrong reasons. Step forward Bidvest. The South African investment group … Continue reading

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SKY ARE NOW THE MASTERS OF GOLF

View image | gettyimages.com THEY WON THE MASTERS DUEL HANDS DOWN AND THEY HAVE NICKED THE OPEN CHAMPIONSHIP FROM THE BBC. The BBC is dead. Long live SKY. At least where golf is concerned. SKY’s coverage of The Masters was … 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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