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By Malcolm Armsteen
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Sky News. Not so much Murdoch as a televised Daily Mail.

Newsreader today "n% of women surveyed admitted to being raped"

What the shuddering fuck? The attitudes behind the choice of that one, single word sums up acres of Dacre. And it's not accidental, after all these people tell us that they are professional wordsmiths, so they can't get away with that one...
 
By Malcolm Armsteen
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Sums up the problem.

Nigel Flange in group interview at Wythenshawe by-election. Shouting people down, interrupting, acting like the shit he is. Made the interview raucous and essentially useless.
Back to autocutie in the studio - "Well, that was fabulous television".

Maybe, for a given value of fabulous. But you're meant to be a fucking news organisation, not fucking Big Brother!
 
By The Red Arrow
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Saturday, 10 December 2016
Murdoch And Sky - As I Predicted
“Sky News wants to air more argument and opinion, like American news channels”
http://zelo-street.blogspot.co.uk/2016/ ... icted.html" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;
 
By The Red Arrow
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#488156
Expect some Brown-bashing from the usual suspects soon...

Gordon Brown: delay Murdoch Sky takeover till after Leveson part 2

Former PM says planned second part of inquiry is needed to look at evidence of wrongdoing beyond phone hacking
https://www.theguardian.com/politics/20 ... son-part-2" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;


Edit: see also

Wednesday, 14 December 2016
May And Murdoch Through The Looking Glass
http://zelo-street.blogspot.co.uk/2016/ ... glass.html" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;

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