Andy McDandy wrote: ↑Thu Jun 03, 2021 7:03 am I think David Mitchell got closest on HIGNFY. The news is by and large boring, so people feel the need to jazz it up and make it controversial and something people are talking about. Hence the increasing tabloidisation.Sky do similar with football. They can't just preview, show and analyse a match. There has to be a soap opera-esque narrative to the broadcast. Most of the time now, the following day's football news isn't about the match, it's about what the pundits said about the match in their usual over-dramatic way.*
*points accusatory finger at Neville and Carragher.