Anorak | Madeleine McCann: Kate McCann’s London Marathon ‘death threat’ sickens Frankie Boyle’s Sun

Madeleine McCann: Kate McCann’s London Marathon ‘death threat’ sickens Frankie Boyle’s Sun

by | 17th, March 2013

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MADELEINE McCann: Anorak’s at-a-glance look at the missing child in the news. As another anniversary of her vanishing approaches, the mainstream media one again picks up the story:

The Sun : “Marathon gun nut’s threat to kill Kate”

Cops probe vile web death threat to mum of missing Madeleine

Who has threatened to murder Kate McCann? And why?

A SICK internet troll has threatened to gun down Kate McCann as she runs the London Marathon, it emerged yesterday.


Cops are trying to trace the user who made the chilling comments on Facebook.

Kate McCann is running for the Missing People charity. Godo for her. But what did this “sick troll” write?

Under a link to a newspaper story on the event, the weirdo wrote: “Well I am going. Anyone got a gun? BBBanggggg!”

The Sun claims it came from someone using the name ‘Sheila Basher’.

The paper adds:

Other trolls, who have made Kate and husband Gerry’s lives hell with smears, piled in with further sick comments. One warped user wrote: “What would really spook her is if she is surrounded by a group all wearing Madeleine face masks.” A few made jokes about entering police sniffer dogs into the event to chase after Kate.

Would she have seen the comments had they not been pointed out to her? Would we have seen them had a source not pointed them out to the Sun ? Comments on obscure web page are sick, goes the story. Well, yes, they often are.

And if that is warped and sick why does the Sun continue to employ Frankie Boyle, who said Madeleine McCann was dead and being shagged by Jimmy Savile in Heaven? Why are the Facebook comments about Maddie masks a smear and Boyle’s comments part of an act that gets him a column in the Sun ?

Here’s the McCann’s spokesman, Clarence Mitchell,

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