November 22nd, 2012

+ + + Leveson Thursday + + +

Leveson Inquiry report to published on Thursday 29th November – a week today.


69 Comments

  1. 1
    Kebab Time says:

    RIP the freedom of the press.

    • 22
      Anonymous says:

      Law wasn’t implemented this was the biggest problem. Stopping news papers supporting political parties will be the best solution.

      Police is investigating them and taking them to court using the existing laws. For reason this wasn’t done before even though these laws were there when the offences took place.

    • 24
      A Hack says:

      Only if the press are stupid enough to comply with any restrictions. If they are censured for running a story on the size of Hugh Grant’s bollocks tough but if they are censured for revealing corruption in Government the people of this country would not stand for it (I hope!).

    • 40
      UKIP.i.am.still says:

      The problem with the press, as with almost everything else regarding the state, is that if laws are changed because enforcement of existing laws is so abysmal, it can only ever lead to bad new laws.

    • 43
      Popeye says:

      Under the freedom of information, how much has Leveson pocketed for this?

      • 53
        Common Purposegate says:

        The whole inquiry was a total farce and any decision should be completely ignored.

        • 54
          genghiz the kahn says:

          How long did it take Jay to admit that he worked with Ed Miliband’s wife?

          This is the same lawyer who questioned the great gurning one at this farce, which failed to look at the culture, practices and behaviour of The BBC, amongst others.

          It is like Cameron, a waste of time and money.

        • 56
          Anonymous says:

          Burn it on a funeral pyre in front of parliament

        • 59
          Plagiarist hunter says:

          CP, you obviously read the caption comp entries as your pseudonym was my entry for the pic of the prison gates. Kindly find something original to call yourself.

        • 69
          Camsetitupsolivewithit. says:

          You wish.

  2. 2
    Bi$$y B*wden says:

    I’m sick and tired of all the shit on the telly nowadays.

    I really ought to give my living room a good clean.

  3. 3
    Tuscan Tony says:

    Will you buy the whitewash or shall I?

    • 27
      Anonymous says:

      There is some thing wrong if PMs has to go cap in hand in-front of Rupert, his family and senior employees. It is sad Cameron was forced to be friends with Brooks and send all this text and emails to her.

      • 31
        Anonymous says:

        Stopping foreigners owning a newspaper will be a start. Also we need more news originations and rules everyone need to follow.

      • 44
        UKIP.i.am.still says:

        The BBC is still doing its propaganda war well. Let us not forget that all this phone hacking occurred while the Labour party were in power and in bed with the Murdochs.

        • 49
          Archie Meadeys says:

          Now then, now then. A lot of covering up to do. Saw nothing, heard nothing, did nothing. Paid out a shed load of money though. A year’s salary? No problem. Lack of ability? No problem. Lefty bias, talentless luvvies and political stranglehold while pushing the Common Purpose agenda? NY Building 7? What?

          A Dalek would make a better DG. Sack the BBC Board, then replace with meerkats.

    • 30
      Liarpoliticians says:

      Hutton still has plenty of whitewash left over after his report. He might even have a blunt pen knife handy so you can dissect the Leveson report.

  4. 4
    Future Press Comment says:

  5. 5
    eD Miliband says:

    we need a judge led enquiry

  6. 15
    Aricolza Narzole says:

    Leavingsoon’s not all his craiced up to be.

  7. 16
    Philip Scofields 3 minute thesis says:

    According to Wikipedia he cannot shut up the internet journalists such as I though

  8. 18
    PETER MANGLEDBUM (lord of the rings) says:

    + + + Leveson Thursday + + +

    +++Is that like Pancake Tuesday+++

    • 26
      Lard Pressclott says:

      I’ll have three crepes with lemon, two with cocky, a pineapple, four jam and one banana.

      Then I’ll show you a crepe of me own design. I’ll leave it in the pan for you.

    • 51
      bergen says:

      No. It’s the day after Common Purpose Wednesday.

  9. 20
    Gove says:

    What a tool he is.

  10. 21
    Shocked of Sheen says:

    Happy Thanksgiving to all our US chums.

  11. 28
    Spank Sinatra says:

    I predict a lot of huffing and puffing followed by pages and pages of fuck all.

  12. 35
    Ed Miliband (Prime Minister designate) says:

    Wishing our friends across the pond a very Happy Thanksgiving.

  13. 36
    Peter says:

    Rupert Murdoch sells $10m in News Corp shares

    Fuck you TWatson Fuck You

  14. 38
    Anonymous says:

    Anybody got any filth on Barry?

  15. 39
    Moussa Koussa Mark 2 says:

    F*uck the Press, and all who sail in her.

  16. 42
    Moussa Koussa Mark 2 says:

    The fun begins, when the NoW trials begin !!!!!

    • 46
      UKIP.i.am.still says:

      When do the Labour party trials begin on their omnishambolic running of the British economy and their crimes of being willing accomplices to the Murdochs?

  17. 47
    The Land of the Politically Correct and Mendacious says:

    When will it be Chilcot(nothing to see here move along now) Tuesday though ???

  18. 55
    genghiz the kahn says:

    Entwhilstle pay off.

    http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-20441171

    And MPs asking impertinent questions about BBC payments to freelance presenters.

    Shurely shome mishtake?

  19. 57
    Eh? says:

    Gag Guido

    • 66
      Handycock (Teen Fondler) says:

      Hear hear. I cannot, for the life of me, understand how Lord Leveson can issue his report, when he did not call me. The police have already told me that my phone was tapped for years. What on earth is going on? Boaz.

  20. 58
    Ed says:

    Thethe thtwiketh are wong….


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Rod Liddle on the loony UN sexism special rapporteur:

“There is more sexism in Britain than in any other country in the world, according to a mad woman who has been sent here by the United Nations.

Rashida Manjoo is a part-time professor of law at Cape Town University in the totally non-sexist country of South Africa (otherwise known as Rape Capital Of The World).

Mrs Magoo has been wandering around with her notebook and is appalled by the sexist “boys’ club” culture here, apparently.

I don’t doubt we still have sexism in the UK. But is it worse than in, say, Saudi Arabia, d’you think, honey-lamb? Or about 175 other countries? Get a grip, you doolally old bat.”



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What’s he been doing FFS, mining bitcoins?


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