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Fantastic Headlines 29 and 30: Pearls from the Tabloids

I have a thesis to write, but the urge to blog. I’m sure those two facts are related. Any excuse for procrastination, eh? Still, I don’t really have the time to be cranking out long blog posts: it’s much easier … Continue reading

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Fantastic Headlines, no 6

The best headlines implore you, almost force you, to read the story beneath them. Sometimes the best way to do that in the headline is to summarise the whole article and, in the words of Trevor Chaplin in The Beiderbecke Affair, “make up … Continue reading

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Fantastic headlines: nos 2, 3 and 4

This occasional series is intended to collect fantastic headlines from wherever they come. I’ll mainly be concentrating on contemporary headlines, but for the second post in the series I thought I’d post a few of my favourites from the past year. … Continue reading

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Daily Mail in baseless attack shocker

The Daily Mail, and Mail on Sunday, seem to be going after John Bercow. The charge? He lets his nanny live rent-free at his house. Yes, it really is that trivial. I’ve never had a nanny – I don’t come from that … Continue reading

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