It seems a ginger wig is all that is required to send confusion rippling through the lowest tier of the media ecosystem (paparazzi). Those of you who spied a fake Rebekah Brooks interrupting a live TV interview outside Leveson (VIDEO) may be amused to see footage of producers remonstrating with comics who were dispatched on […]
Rebekah Brooks tells Leveson: “Occasionally he would sign them off ‘LOL’, meaning ‘lots of love’. But I had to explain it meant ‘laugh our loud’.” ROFL.
Hauled before the Leveson Inquiry to explain why details of Andy Coulson’s evidence had appeared in his newspaper, Independent on Sunday editor John Mullin had this to say earlier: “We’re not the greatest newspaper in the world. We may not even be the greatest newspaper in our own building.” Let’s hope Andy Coulson is as honest this […]
Tom Watson and Martin Hickman’s new book reveals a lot about the machinations of News Corporation, but we weren’t expecting this: James Murdoch used to keep a gun under his desk. According to Dial M for Murdoch James dropped out of Harvard to found a hip-hop label, Rawkus Records, where he kept a firearm in his […]
When the Leveson Inquiry wraps up its public hearings, Piers Morgan’s evidence today is more than likely to rank among its more memorable sessions. And while there is much interest in Morgan’s admission that he listened to Heather Mills’ voicemail, could the former Mirror editor’s arrogant performance at a 2003 DCMS Select Committee also be instructive? If […]