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Whoever wrote the script for tonight’s Six needs to be sacked.

[In reference to prostitution] Fiona Mactaggart went out with police to experience the problem first-hand

Is that not libellous?

Even if it’s not, why on Earth did the next item need a live from inside a waste incinerator, with a noisy crane operating in the background? What did that add to the story? Not to mention that the package following opened with a lengthy shot of someone putting some rubbish in a bin. Just in case we didn’t know what rubbish was.

I’m not normally one to moan about these things, but that was, frankly, ridiculous.

This 801st post was filed under: Media.

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What I’ve been reading this month (published 1st October 2016)

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What I’ve been reading this month (published 1st August 2016)

Quote of the day (published 27th December 2011)

What’s it like to be crucified? (published 19th July 2013)

Ringtone Frog’s Genitals Deemed OK for British TV (published 5th February 2005)

What I’ve been reading this month (published 1st August 2016)

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