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Declining standards

I feel sorry for kids sometimes. When it comes to education, no matter what level you’re studying at and regardless of your achievements, young people can rest assured that it all counts for nothing as exams are too easy and … Continue reading

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When is a joke not a joke?

I’m back on the Daily Mail today. I know I’ve been on at them a fair bit over the last couple of days, and I acknowledge that taking on the Daily Mail and its commenters is sometimes the intellectual equivalent … Continue reading

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If God exists, then why are there Daily Mail commenters?

If there’s one thing bound to draw the pious and righteous away from their Bible study groups and into the mainstream, it’s a cosmology article in the Daily Mail. True to form, today’s article detailing Stephen Hawking’s new book, and … Continue reading

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Daily Mail can’t count or see

We’re back over at the Daily Mail today, just in time to catch this juicy bit of celebrity news: Wow, 6 toes! And, judging by that picture, all on the same foot! What are the odds? How does she balance? … Continue reading

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To be Blunt, it’s just not relevant

An earth-shattering Top Story on Mail Online today: News about the economy? You can scroll down a bit for that. Latest on the ordeal of the trapped Chilean miners? All the way down for that one too (no pun intended). … Continue reading

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Step right up to the Daily Mail’s Incredible Chinese Circus!

As someone with a particular interest in Chinese language and culture, I always keep an eye out for stories about China in the British press for two reasons. Firstly, I simply like to keep up with what’s going on over … Continue reading

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I know he’s dead, but what car did he drive??

People are a funny sort. We are fascinated by other people, and when people are involved in unusual circumstances we are especially keen to learn more about who they are and what they stand for. When someone is murdered there … Continue reading

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