Anorak | The leeching Sun turns Donna Summer’s death into a murder mystery

The leeching Sun turns Donna Summer’s death into a murder mystery

by | 18th, May 2012

DONNA Summer has died. the media’s ‘Queen of Disco’ was just 63. The singer born Ladonna Adrian Gaines is on three front pages:

The Times : “Donna Summer, Queen of Disco, dies of cancer”

The Independent : “Death of a disco diva”

And the Sun , which pays tribute to a rare talent who gave pleasure to millions with the front-page screamer:

“‘9/11 dust’ Kills Donna Summer”

When a star dies the media races to put out an obituary. If the star dies young, the talk if of mystery, murder and a demand to see the body lest we have been duped and the singer / actor has retired to live in obscurity, most likely working in an Arizona burger bar or on ITV2. If you’re the Sun scouring about for a story no longer in this post-phone hacking world able to showcase its care for abused children, battered wives or the rule of law you entertain the idea that Summer was a victim oif the Twin Towers horror. You say:

“DISCO legend Donna Summer died yesterday of cancer — feared to be triggered by toxic dust from the 9/11 attacks.”

This ia based on two facts:

1. Summer was

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