Is an apology enough?

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Re: Is an apology enough?

Postby macliam » Thu Mar 16, 2017 11:11 am

Sarah wrote:This is pretty crazy, or perhaps appropriate that a ***** newspaper gets an award for a ***** year:
http://www.pressgazette.co.uk/daily-mai ... -for-2016/

The Daily Mail was named Newspaper of The Year at the Press Awards last night for its “strong and provocative voice”, campaigning journalism and shaping of the national conversation, judges said.

Hmmmm - I'd say Hitler had a “strong and provocative voice” - is he up for an award too? :eh:
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Re: Is an apology enough?

Postby Derbiean » Thu Mar 16, 2017 12:43 pm

macliam wrote:
Sarah wrote:This is pretty crazy, or perhaps appropriate that a ***** newspaper gets an award for a ***** year:
http://www.pressgazette.co.uk/daily-mai ... -for-2016/

The Daily Mail was named Newspaper of The Year at the Press Awards last night for its “strong and provocative voice”, campaigning journalism and shaping of the national conversation, judges said.

Hmmmm - I'd say Hitler had a “strong and provocative voice” - is he up for an award too? :eh:


He was runner up to Stalin. :twisted:
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Re: Is an apology enough?

Postby Chadwick » Thu Mar 16, 2017 3:39 pm

Sarah wrote:This is pretty crazy, or perhaps appropriate that a ***** newspaper gets an award for a ***** year:
http://www.pressgazette.co.uk/daily-mai ... -for-2016/

The Daily Mail was named Newspaper of The Year at the Press Awards last night for its “strong and provocative voice”, campaigning journalism and shaping of the national conversation, judges said.


“strong and provocative voice” = ability to shout lies and insults very loudly

Certainly the Mail is worthy of that award, but I wouldn't say it's something to be celebrated or encouraged.
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Re: Is an apology enough?

Postby macliam » Thu Mar 16, 2017 4:06 pm

Chadwick wrote:
Sarah wrote:This is pretty crazy, or perhaps appropriate that a ***** newspaper gets an award for a ***** year:
http://www.pressgazette.co.uk/daily-mai ... -for-2016/

The Daily Mail was named Newspaper of The Year at the Press Awards last night for its “strong and provocative voice”, campaigning journalism and shaping of the national conversation, judges said.


“strong and provocative voice” = ability to shout lies and insults very loudly

You can see a few people doing that after hours in any city centre :D

Maybe they all work for the Mail!! ;)
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Re: Is an apology enough?

Postby Derbiean » Thu Mar 16, 2017 5:15 pm

Chadwick wrote:
Sarah wrote:This is pretty crazy, or perhaps appropriate that a ***** newspaper gets an award for a ***** year:
http://www.pressgazette.co.uk/daily-mai ... -for-2016/

The Daily Mail was named Newspaper of The Year at the Press Awards last night for its “strong and provocative voice”, campaigning journalism and shaping of the national conversation, judges said.


“strong and provocative voice” = ability to shout lies and insults very loudly

Certainly the Mail is worthy of that award, but I wouldn't say it's something to be celebrated or encouraged.


But you just know this will encourage them to continue :?
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Re: Is an apology enough?

Postby Sarah » Wed Mar 29, 2017 1:33 pm

How long until their next complete U-turn? :roll:

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