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# Bad taste

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Dutch great Van Basten suspended by broadcaster for Nazi quip
The 55-year-old made the comment on Fox Sports’ pay-to-view channel.
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.
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.
Police force in Twitter storm after engaging in 'rape banter' about a football match
Merseyside Police have apologised and promised a ‘full investigation’.
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.
Irish cinemagoers warned over film featuring eerily familiar plane crash
‘Wild Tales’ features a chief steward intentionally crashing a plane.
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.
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.
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.
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!”
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.