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Madeleine McCann And The Dawn Of Creationism

MADDIE WATCH – Anorak’s at-a-glance guide to press coverage of Madeleine McCann, Kate McCann and Gerry McCann

In the beginning was the word. And the word was “Maddie”…

THE INDEPENDENT: “Religion vs science: can the divide between God …

Posted: 11th, October 2008 | In: Broadsheets, Madeleine McCann, News | Comments (55) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Gabby Logan Applauds The Credit Crunch

CREDIT Crunch news of the day: Gabby Logan on the joys of poverty

“But I believe that the credit squeeze is going to be good for grassroots sport and therefore good for all of us in the long run –

Posted: 10th, October 2008 | In: Broadsheets, Money | Comments (5) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Serving Filth To Jamie Oliver

JAMIE Oliver takes time out from telling fat football fans oop north to eat well and tells us:

“In the old days I used to get the knickers and the bras. It was good. Filth whispered in me ears.

“He’s …

Posted: 9th, October 2008 | In: Broadsheets, Celebrities | Comments (15) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Armageddon On Hold As Blue Collars Take Over

ARMAGEDDON is on hold.

The four horsemen of the apocalypse (Short Sellers; Bradford, Bingley, Daryl Lehman) are staved off with the promise of cash. It’s a bribe, and – who knew? – but the forces …

Posted: 9th, October 2008 | In: Broadsheets, Money, Tabloids | Comments (5) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


UK Farms Human Livers, Germany Harvest Funny Bones

IF you could choose a liver door from any country on Earth, which nation would you harvest organs from?

Those living on the Japanese island of Okinawa, the small Sardinian mountain town of Ovodda and Loma Linda in the US …

Posted: 5th, October 2008 | In: Broadsheets | Comments (6) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Rod Liddle Subs Giles Coren

ROD Liddle and Giles Coren are two hacks who became the story: Liddle: affair. Coren: smug, over-exposed daddy’s boy. Liddle:

By and large our intellectuals live their lives entirely free of even the briefest consideration in the national press, which

Posted: 5th, October 2008 | In: Broadsheets | Comment (1) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Madeleine McCann: Paedos From Lamp-Posts, Hating Fiona Philips And JonBenet Ramsey

MADDIE WATCH – Anorak’s at-a-glance guide to press coverage of Madeleine McCann, Kate McCann and Gerry McCann

QUEENSFERRY GAZETTE (Scotland): “We’ve been ad”

A CONCERNED mum has spoken out about the potential hazards posed by new outdoor advertising boards.

Posted: 4th, October 2008 | In: Broadsheets, Madeleine McCann, Tabloids | Comments (293) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Madeleine McCann, Rosemary West And The Fear Of Esther Rantzen

MADDIE WATCH – Anorak’s at-a-glance guide to press coverage of Madeleine McCann, Kate McCann and Gerry McCann

THE TELEGRAPH: “Esther Rantzen: Fear of paedophiles is harming children”

Esther Rantzen has admitted she blames herself for raising fears of

Posted: 3rd, October 2008 | In: Broadsheets, Madeleine McCann | Comments (162) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


UN Plans For Legalisation Of Cannabis

IF cannabis was legal, lots of farmers would have a business and it could be controlled better:

A report on cannabis prepared for next year’s UN drug policy review will suggest that a “regulated market” would cause less harm than

Posted: 2nd, October 2008 | In: Broadsheets, Politicians | Comments (11) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


John Le Carré Defects: The Headline That Came In From The Cold

A FEATURE on thriller writer John le Carré in the Sunday Times:

“JOHN le Carré: I nearly left the West” – how the writer wanted to “defect to the Soviet Union during the Cold War” – Sunday Times headline.

“I

Posted: 2nd, October 2008 | In: Broadsheets | Comment (1) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


David Cameron Is Not Short On City Friends

DAVID Cameron says “You can bank on me”, at least this is the message the Independent relates to its readers from the Tory Party conference.

And it’s a good job that the Bank of Cameron is open, but not all …

Posted: 2nd, October 2008 | In: Broadsheets, Politicians | Comments (4) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Sarah Palin Pulls John McCain’s Six Down Under

THE Sydney Morning Herald illustrates its coverage of John McCain’s claim that his Vice Presidential running mate Sarah Palin’s family had taken a $US20,000 dollar hit in falling stock prices made her an “ordinary Joe” in fact a “six

Posted: 1st, October 2008 | In: Broadsheets, Photojournalism, Politicians | Comments (19) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Princess Diana’s Engagement Blouse And Wedding Knickers For Sale

PRINCESS Diana’s “engagement blouse” is to go under the hammer.

Not literally, although sending shards of the fabric to all corners of the world would surely be a gesture of great spiritual meaning. For such reasons, a miniature of the …

Posted: 30th, September 2008 | In: Broadsheets, Royal Family | Comments (22) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Tarnishing The Paul Newman Idol

PAUL Newman is dead, and the Mirror’s Sue Carroll salutes the “family man”.

Newman had six children, three from an early marriage that ended in divorce and three with actress Joanne Woodward, whom he married in 1958.

A two family …

Posted: 30th, September 2008 | In: Broadsheets, Celebrities, Tabloids | Comments (19) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Turner Prize 2008 Socks It To Art Buffs

WHAT’S the Turner Prize all about then? Are Cathy Wilkes, Goshka Macuga, Mark Leckey, and Runa Islam three women and a man trying to win a prize, or are they three women and man trying not to win a prize? …

Posted: 29th, September 2008 | In: Broadsheets | Comments (6) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


It’s Grim Up North: We Own Bradford And Bingley

SAYS the Telegraph: “Financial crisis: Bradford & Bingley nationalisation will cost taxpayers £150bn.”

So says the Telegraph, which should note that it won’t it will only cost the British taxpayer £150bn if not a single one of B&B’s debtors repays …

Posted: 29th, September 2008 | In: Broadsheets, Money | Comments (10) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Margaret Hodges Bites The Blairite Bullet

IN The Telegraph Tim Walker says Margaret Hodge is planning to leave the cabinet…

Your thoughts as to why she should do so now……

Posted: 27th, September 2008 | In: Broadsheets, Politicians | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Madeleine McCann’s Halo 3: Selling Video Games And Making Jokes

MADDIE WATCH – Anorak’s at-a-glance guide to press coverage of Madeleine McCann, Kate McCann and Gerry McCann

DAILY TELEGRAPH: “The News Quiz”

As The News Quiz returns, host Sandi Toksvig tells James Walton why it’s lasted so long

Posted: 26th, September 2008 | In: Broadsheets, Madeleine McCann | Comments (83) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Neo Nazi Austrians Champion English

THOSE Germans (Anorak subscribes to the Eurovision school of politiks and includes under the umbrella term ‘German’, Austrians, Swiss and some of Paraguay’s smartest districts).

In the Guardian’s article on a “surge in support for far right” in Austria threatens …

Posted: 25th, September 2008 | In: Broadsheets, Politicians | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


McCartney Plays Israel And The Super Furry Animals Die

PAUL McCartney is to play Israel, and the suicide bomber will try to hit a moving target as Macca’s head wobbles this way and that.

“We have worked it out,” says the Indy’s front page

All you need is 5,000 …

Posted: 25th, September 2008 | In: Broadsheets, Celebrities, Tabloids | Comments (4) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Solar Panel Rustlers And Recyling Is Rubbish

THE SOLAR PANEL RUSTLERS are a-comin’:

Solar power, with its promise of emissions-free renewable energy, boasts a growing number of fans. Some of them, it turns out, are thieves. Just ask Glenda Hoffman, whose fury has not abated since

Posted: 25th, September 2008 | In: Broadsheets | Comments (6) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Knut The Polar Bear On Suicide Watch

POLAR Bear Watch: Anorak’s look at polar bears in the news…

KNUT, the German polar bear the Guardian calls an “activist” for global warming, is alive. But his former keeper is not. Thomas Doerflein has died.

THE INDEPENDENT reports: …

Posted: 24th, September 2008 | In: Broadsheets | Comments (2) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


How Madeleine McCann And Pricness Diana Made Us Fear

MADDIE WATCH – Anorak’s at-a-glance guide to press coverage of Madeleine McCann, Kate McCann and Gerry McCann

DAILY TELEGRAPH: “Baroness Neuberger: Children will grow up not trusting anyone in Britain’s risk-averse society”

Paedo!

Recent figures show there are

Posted: 24th, September 2008 | In: Broadsheets, Madeleine McCann | Comments (190) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Illegal For Men To Process and Distribute Sperm

YOU know what you’re doing. Cut it out. It’s illegal:

Since July 2007 it has been a criminal offence to “procure, test, process or distribute” any gametes (sperm and eggs) intended for human application without a licence from the Human

Posted: 23rd, September 2008 | In: Broadsheets, Strange But True | Comments (16) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


The Madeleine McCann Christian Prayer Circle Says God Took Her

MADDIE WATCH – Anorak’s at-a-glance guide to press coverage of Madeleine McCann, Kate McCann and Gerry McCann

CHRISTIANITY TODAY: “Christians pray for missing Madeleine”

Christians around the world joined in prayer on Friday for the safe return of

Posted: 23rd, September 2008 | In: Broadsheets, Madeleine McCann, Tabloids | Comments (225) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0