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Channel 4 reporter says the Sun's hijab criticism "won't stop me from doing my job"
# Fatima Manji
# Fatima Manji

Channel 4 reporter says the Sun's hijab criticism "won't stop me from doing my job"

Jul 19th 2016, 3:30 PM 42,909 Views 167 Comments

The column was written by the former editor of the newspaper.

Colin Murray quits TalkSport following takeover by Sun owner
# Principle
From The42
# Principle

Colin Murray quits TalkSport following takeover by Sun owner

Jul 13th 2016, 3:56 PM 43,233 Views 40 Comments

The presenter said he had been offered a contract with the station until 2019.

'Reptiles and traitors' - how The Sun described Charles Kennedy and Robin Cook over Iraq War
# Chilcot
# Chilcot

'Reptiles and traitors' - how The Sun described Charles Kennedy and Robin Cook over Iraq War

Jul 8th 2016, 12:29 PM 29,686 Views 64 Comments

The Murdoch-owned tabloid demonised Kennedy as a “spineless reptile”, and featured Cook on a dartboard of anti-war ‘traitors’.

The Sun defends "significantly misleading" front page about Queen backing Brexit
# One Is Not Amused
# One Is Not Amused

The Sun defends "significantly misleading" front page about Queen backing Brexit

May 18th 2016, 9:50 AM 24,319 Views 73 Comments

The IPSO ruling said that the headline was “not supported by the text”.

The Sun censured over claim that one in five Muslims support Isis
# Pressing Matters
# Pressing Matters

The Sun censured over claim that one in five Muslims support Isis

Mar 27th 2016, 7:00 AM 13,183 Views 40 Comments

The story generated more than 3,000 complaints.

The Times backtracks on 'misleading' claim from The Sun's Isis sympathy poll
# Twisting The Facts
# Twisting The Facts

The Times backtracks on 'misleading' claim from The Sun's Isis sympathy poll

Nov 26th 2015, 3:30 PM 32,563 Views 97 Comments

The papers are owned by Rupert Murdoch and both incorrectly reported that one in five British Muslims had sympathy for Isis.

Confirmed: Rebekah Brooks is back in charge of The Sunday Times and The Sun
# Thanks Rupert
# Thanks Rupert

Confirmed: Rebekah Brooks is back in charge of The Sunday Times and The Sun

Sep 2nd 2015, 4:05 PM 18,166 Views 30 Comments

She left the organisation in 2011 and received a €22 million payoff.

What would happen if the sun disappeared right now?
# Lights Out
# Lights Out

What would happen if the sun disappeared right now?

Aug 23rd 2015, 2:00 PM 38,009 Views 85 Comments

It wouldn’t be the best thing that could happen.

11 of the most Irish things to ever happen in the sunshine
# In The Sun
From The Daily Edge
# In The Sun

11 of the most Irish things to ever happen in the sunshine

Jun 10th 2015, 5:00 PM 10,559 Views 0 Comments

We flourish in the sun. Once a year.

11 of the finest face-stuffing selfies in support of Ed Miliband
# Je Suis Ed
From The Daily Edge
# Je Suis Ed

11 of the finest face-stuffing selfies in support of Ed Miliband

May 7th 2015, 8:47 AM 3,853 Views 0 Comments

Solidarity in gob-packing.

The 'Milifandom' founder has accused Rupert Murdoch of sending reporters to her home
# Milifandom
From The Daily Edge
# Milifandom

The 'Milifandom' founder has accused Rupert Murdoch of sending reporters to her home

May 3rd 2015, 2:34 PM 3,694 Views 0 Comments

The teenager had some questions for Murdoch and The Sun.

Over 200,000 people have signed a petition to get Katie Hopkins fired
# Katie Hopkins
From The Daily Edge
# Katie Hopkins

Over 200,000 people have signed a petition to get Katie Hopkins fired

Apr 20th 2015, 6:00 PM 6,200 Views 4 Comments

Criticism of the reality TV contestant turned columnist is coming to a head.

Katie Hopkins under fire for calling migrants "cockroaches"
# The Sun
# The Sun

Katie Hopkins under fire for calling migrants "cockroaches"

Apr 18th 2015, 5:27 PM 37,819 Views 175 Comments

She also advocated turning gunships on migrants trying to cross the UK border.

8 little things all Irish people must do before the sun disappears
# Time Is Running Out
From The Daily Edge
# Time Is Running Out

8 little things all Irish people must do before the sun disappears

Apr 9th 2015, 1:00 PM 6,815 Views 4 Comments

It’s running out… for now.

Former footballer Clarke Carlisle speaks out over suicide attempt
# Interview
From The42
# Interview

Former footballer Clarke Carlisle speaks out over suicide attempt

Feb 5th 2015, 9:51 AM 13,745 Views 35 Comments

The 35-year-old hopes to help others suffering from depression after revealing he attempted to take his own life in December.

The Sun's head of PR apologises after Page 3 death threats
# Page 3
From The Daily Edge
# Page 3

The Sun's head of PR apologises after Page 3 death threats

Jan 23rd 2015, 9:27 AM 31,460 Views 96 Comments

Dylan, 30-something, The Sun.

8 of the best reactions to The Sun trolling the entire UK
# Page 3
From The Daily Edge
# Page 3

8 of the best reactions to The Sun trolling the entire UK

Jan 22nd 2015, 9:41 AM 6,464 Views 1 Comment

The newspaper announced last night that Page 3 is still very much alive. And we must scream.

Poll: Page 3 ... Hideously sexist or 'just a bit of fun'?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Page 3 ... Hideously sexist or 'just a bit of fun'?

Jan 22nd 2015, 8:49 AM 26,285 Views 158 Comments

There’s been support for the feature from some unlikely quarters. What do you think?

It looks like The Sun's Page 3 is back
# Going Nowhere
# Going Nowhere

It looks like The Sun's Page 3 is back

Jan 22nd 2015, 7:20 AM 15,733 Views 39 Comments

The feature has appeared in the paper this morning for the first time in almost a week.

11 excellent responses to the Page 3 speculation
# Page3
From The Daily Edge
# Page3

11 excellent responses to the Page 3 speculation

Jan 20th 2015, 6:04 PM 23,700 Views 20 Comments

Can we have ‘reader’s dinners’ instead?

Has The Sun stopped publishing photos of topless women on page 3?
# Speculation
# Speculation

Has The Sun stopped publishing photos of topless women on page 3?

Jan 20th 2015, 5:15 PM 28,610 Views 113 Comments

There are lots of reports but the head of PR for the tabloid has called it ‘speculation’.

Update: Fine Gael high-flyer apologises for Page 3 "feminazis" comment
# Political Boob
# Political Boob

Update: Fine Gael high-flyer apologises for Page 3 "feminazis" comment

Jan 20th 2015, 4:40 PM 26,499 Views 151 Comments

The Sun is bringing ‘Page 3′ to an end, but Dr Keith Redmond isn’t happy. He’s since apologised.

Charlie Austin was given the 'unidentified fan' treatment in The Sun today
# Small Time Charlie
From The42
# Small Time Charlie

Charlie Austin was given the 'unidentified fan' treatment in The Sun today

Dec 9th 2014, 12:51 PM 6,793 Views 5 Comments

They’ve since apologised to the most prolific Englishman in the Premier League.

Here's what six months worth of pictures of men and women from The Sun looks like
# No More Page 3
From The Daily Edge
# No More Page 3

Here's what six months worth of pictures of men and women from The Sun looks like

Dec 3rd 2014, 6:00 PM 24,002 Views 27 Comments

An eye opening collage.

The Sun's 'win a date with a Page 3 girl' ad banned
# Demeaning
# Demeaning

The Sun's 'win a date with a Page 3 girl' ad banned

Nov 5th 2014, 8:14 AM 15,719 Views 26 Comments

The ad was described as “demeaning to women”.

Katie Hopkins is putting on three stone 'to prove she's right on fatties'
# Her Again
From The Daily Edge
# Her Again

Katie Hopkins is putting on three stone 'to prove she's right on fatties'

Aug 22nd 2014, 1:45 PM 8,839 Views 11 Comments

Inevitably, it’s all for a new TV show.

The Sun criticised for 'irresponsible' front page of boy with 'devil mark'
# Witch Hunt
# Witch Hunt

The Sun criticised for 'irresponsible' front page of boy with 'devil mark'

Jul 29th 2014, 4:58 PM 46,853 Views 63 Comments

The newspaper, however, says it is conscious of the code and guidance around paying parents for stories.

Phone hacking jury dismissed after failing to reach a verdict on extra charges
# Read All About It
# Read All About It

Phone hacking jury dismissed after failing to reach a verdict on extra charges

Jun 25th 2014, 3:46 PM 3,949 Views 1 Comment

Assistant Commissioner Cressida Dick, who oversaw the investigation, said it was not “an attack on press freedom”.

Trinity College astrophysicists want you to play 'Hot or Not' with sunspots
# Hot Or Not
# Hot Or Not

Trinity College astrophysicists want you to play 'Hot or Not' with sunspots

Jun 13th 2014, 6:30 AM 5,832 Views 5 Comments

Yes, really.

Former Arsenal striker Ian Wright is now a half decent GAA pundit
# Wright Full Forward
From The42
# Wright Full Forward

Former Arsenal striker Ian Wright is now a half decent GAA pundit

May 23rd 2014, 6:30 PM 13,288 Views 23 Comments

If only we could say the same for his short-lived rap career.

BBC issues "final warning" to Jeremy Clarkson after racism allegations
# Jeremy Clarkson
From The Daily Edge
# Jeremy Clarkson

BBC issues "final warning" to Jeremy Clarkson after racism allegations

May 3rd 2014, 1:16 PM 38,810 Views 125 Comments

The presenter is accused of reciting a racist rhyme during the filming of Top Gear.

The Sun's headline writers are on the ball
# Moyes
From The Daily Edge
# Moyes

The Sun's headline writers are on the ball

Apr 23rd 2014, 10:58 AM 2,767 Views 0 Comments

Man U feel the love tonight.

The Sun's breast check campaign could actually harm women, warns doctor
# Breast Cancer
# Breast Cancer

The Sun's breast check campaign could actually harm women, warns doctor

Apr 2nd 2014, 7:00 AM 22,156 Views 27 Comments

The Sun’s campaign has divided critics in the UK with its photographs of topless women examining their breasts.

Blair told Brooks to toughen up, offered to be "unofficial advisor" court told
# Hacking Trial
# Hacking Trial

Blair told Brooks to toughen up, offered to be "unofficial advisor" court told

Feb 19th 2014, 4:15 PM 8,323 Views 20 Comments

The former British Prime Minister gave Rebekah Brooks advice on how to handle the phone hacking scandal in 2011, the ex-CEO of News International CEO has said.

The Sun hits back at Russell Brand rant, labelling him 'the biggest hypocrite in Britain'
# Booky Wook
From The Daily Edge
# Booky Wook

The Sun hits back at Russell Brand rant, labelling him 'the biggest hypocrite in Britain'

Dec 2nd 2013, 9:21 AM 4,540 Views 1 Comment

The comedian compared Rupert Murdoch to Hitler and plans to sue the paper.

Why Rio Ferdinand's creation of football's answer to the Oscars is a bad idea
# Analysis
From The42
# Analysis

Why Rio Ferdinand's creation of football's answer to the Oscars is a bad idea

Sep 25th 2013, 2:41 PM 3,270 Views 18 Comments

If you thought the Premier League’s obsession with self-regard had come to an end, think again.

Poll: Do you welcome The Irish Sun removing the topless shoot from Page 3?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you welcome The Irish Sun removing the topless shoot from Page 3?

Aug 8th 2013, 9:49 AM 38,826 Views 272 Comments

What do you think?

'I drink as much as I can get' -- Ex-England star Kenny Sansom left homeless, he reveals
# Homeless
From The42
# Homeless

'I drink as much as I can get' -- Ex-England star Kenny Sansom left homeless, he reveals

Aug 1st 2013, 1:20 PM 5,997 Views 13 Comments

The former Arsenal defender is battling drink and gambling addictions.

A return to the Moon could be hampered by... dust
# Space
# Space

A return to the Moon could be hampered by... dust

Jul 5th 2013, 6:13 PM 8,829 Views 127 Comments

The last manned mission to the Moon was Apollo 17 in 1972.

The British chancellor's choice of a posh burger is front page news in the UK
# Shamburger
# Shamburger

The British chancellor's choice of a posh burger is front page news in the UK

Jun 27th 2013, 9:14 AM 17,941 Views 49 Comments

George Osborne’s decision to have a burger has caused some controversy in the UK…