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Paper Talk

by | 27th, February 2004

‘THE MIRROR lands on our doorstep with a reassuring thud. But hang on a minute, the front page is full of some rubbish about Clare Short (whoever she is). Wot, no Jordan?

At last! An entire magazine devoted to our favourite celebrity

Let us explain. Or rather, let Mirror columnist Sue Carroll do it for us. Carroll has helpfully provided us with a handy cut-out-and-keep-or-frame list of 20 things she loves about Britain.

And number four is “the diversity of our newspapers”. In other words, just because the Sun and the Star plaster Jordan over their pages every day, it doesn’t mean the Mirror has to join in.

In any case, they don’t need to, because “STARTING NEXT WEEK” there’s a “FABULOUS FREE MAGAZINE”. Yes, “3am magazine is Britain’s first handbag-sized free glossy mag devoted to the world of your favourite celebs”.

The first, to be sure. But not, we suspect, the last…’

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