The Sun’s “exclusive” exposed that Basil Brush, the puppet fox, has been deployed in an attack on the Tories: “BBC2’s Basil Brush Show featured nasty ‘Dave’ [in a school election] complete with blue rosette. He beat nice Rosie, with a purple rosette, by promising free ice cream but was arrested because it was out of date.” Can a fox be blamed for fearing a Tory victory?
The finest revelation was that the BBC “tried to make Mr Cameron look a laughing stock by putting out footage of him checking his hair in the wind before making a serious statement on Northern Ireland”. But the conspiracy is wider than even the Sun realises – the footage was taken by Murdoch’s very own Sky News.
A combination of Israel’s brutal blockade of this small patch of Palestinian land alongside the ravages brought by Covid-19 has produced an enormous level of stress and mental distress for tens of thousands of people. Yasser Abu Jamei, director of Gaza Community Mental Health Centre, reports.
In November of last year, there was a brief moment of light amid the darkness that was 2020. Scotland became the first country in the world to make period products free for all. Just as the weekend and the eight-hour-day are now regarded by many as a given, future generations may be in disbelief that...