HIS FOX IS SHOT…
Fox News ‘terror expert’ Steve Emerson is sorry for saying Birmingham is ‘Muslim-only’ – but he’s not always been so contrite or so honest.
LIFE MISINTERPRETING ART
Private Eye’s Sir Herbert Gussett (NB: an absurd fictional character), sparks a real-life Twitter storm in the US when his words are taken, er, literally.
NOT SO SILENT WITNESS
BBC London takes the plugging of BBC shows in ‘news’ broadcasts to dizzy new lows with a craven plug for a new series of Silent Witness.
WORLD OF SPORT
With backing from PaddyPower, crowdfunders and PR flacks, David Ginola’s bid to unseat Sepp Blatter at Fifa is less principled than billed.
Labour says it now favours traffic light labels on food – an idea it junked last time it was in power under pressure from a sweet-toothed industry.
PLUS: More Ad Nauseam, Dumb Britain, Modern last words & more.