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Aidan Burley joins the Daily Mail’s Nazi party

by | 28th, December 2011

GOOD to see that the Daily Mail had learnt from its past mistakes, exposing Tory MP Aidan Burley for being at Stag do in France where the looming groom was dressed up as a Nazi and the toff-faced louts chanted Hitler, Hitler, Hitler and similar things. The Mail realises that such things are wrong. It slammed Prince Harry’s crashing insensitivity” wearing a Nazi armband to a fancy dress party.

The Mail has eschewed Nazi japes ever since it cheered on the Black Shirts with hearty “Hurrah!” in the 1930s and had Lord Rothmere, the paper’s owner, write in 1933: “The minor misdeeds of individual Nazis would be submerged by the immense benefits the new regime is already bestowing on Germany.”

Also, in 1992, when Mail editor Sir David English was made

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