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# Bad taste

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# problems
Dutch great Van Basten suspended by broadcaster for Nazi quip
The 55-year-old made the comment on Fox Sports’ pay-to-view channel.
# Bad taste
Kildare news outlet issues apology for 'Paddy Jihaddy' April Fools' Day joke
KildareNow has said that the article was not posted by a member of its editorial team.
# Liverpool
UK police staff member leaves force after Twitter 'rape joke' about football match
Both tweets prompted a flood of complaints that the police force would treat sexual assault with such flippancy.
# Bad taste
Police force in Twitter storm after engaging in 'rape banter' about a football match
Merseyside Police have apologised and promised a ‘full investigation’.
# Bad taste
Gay couple asked to leave Dublin restaurant for holding hands
The shocking allegation comes just five months after the country legalised marriage for homosexual couples.
# Germanwings
Irish cinemagoers warned over film featuring eerily familiar plane crash
‘Wild Tales’ features a chief steward intentionally crashing a plane.
# Bad taste
Royal hospital radio prank by Australian station was against the law
The station should not have broadcast the prank according to the country’s High Court.
# Food Safety
Have you eaten in any of these places served with closure orders last month?
The FSAI was particularly critical of businesses with improper storage or poor cleaning standards.
# Bad taste
A number of players have made dodgy walk-on music choices at the Crucible
Everything from Mark Morrison’s ‘Return of the Mack’ to the Superman theme tune will be played at the World Snooker Championships.
# Bad taste
Bakery apologises for 'Just do it. He did it' Pistorius themed cookies
Another cookie depicted a toilet with the wording “Caution” and “Using toilet Please don’t shoot!”
# Bad taste
Liverpool apologise after Twitter account jokes about Munich disaster
The club have suffered another social media gaffe in the run-up to Sunday’s meeting with Manchester United.