With occasionalÂ exceptions, British journalism is notÂ at its best whenÂ reporting science. Usually we ignore it. When we pay attentionÂ we have aÂ tradition of laziness andÂ misunderstanding that too often leads toÂ entirely deliberateÂ hyperbole
Did anyone see this? (http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/deadlineusa/2008/oct/19/usa-uselections2008)
How could they let her go on a satirical sketch show? Is this going to make her MORE popular with Americans? Has vacuous celebrity become political acumen? Is black white? I thought the Americans inventedÂ public relations, what kind of perception-management is this?
Injury crisis? What injury crisis? Despite having seven first team players out, Chelsea tore Middlesbrough apart this afternoon by five goals to nil to stay top of the Premier League and boost their goal difference in the process.
In my blog yesterday I wrote that the Chinese authorities had rescinded press freedoms granted during the Olympic Games. It now appears that early reports from Beijing were too pessimistic and that I may have been wrong.