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BBC Headline Fail: ‘Will Young To Teach Kids What Gay Really Means’

WILL Young will “show the children what ‘gay’ really means”. Ooer:

Will Young gay



Spotter: Brendan O’Neill

Posted: 26th, November 2013 | In: Celebrities | Comment

Sad Cambridge Fish In Toilet Row

LOCAL News headline of the week: The Cambridge News:

cambridge news fish


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Posted: 23rd, November 2013 | In: Reviews, Strange But True | Comment

News headline fail: Sky News says ‘Church of England Approves Sex Abuse’

THE perils of truncated headlines are evidence in this from Sky News:

“BREAKING NEWS – Church of England Approves Sex Abuse”

Church of england sex abuse fail headline



The actual story is:

Church Of England’s Apology Over Sex Abuse – Members of the General Synod unanimously back an apology for past child abuse after a series of cases involving senior clergy.

Yes, the Church approves the apology. Let’s hope that all clerics got the correct message…

Spotter: TimBran


Posted: 7th, July 2013 | In: Reviews | Comment

Cheltenham Ladies’ College ‘Offering Something Special – Head’: Headline Of The Day

HEADLINE of the day is found in the Gloucestershire Echo, where the scholars of Cheltenham Ladies’ College and their principal Vicky Tuck are the subject of:

Girls’ schools still offering ‘something special’ – head

Elsewhere in the prospectus…

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Posted: 3rd, February 2011 | In: Reviews | Comment (1)