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Guest Post: Is Paxman standing against Pognophobia for the right reasons? by Keith Flett

Phew. It’s been a busy week in the bearded universe – we’re feeling pretty worn out after ‘peak-beard gate‘.

We decided to take some time off blogging and ask… 525 more words

Beard Science

Falling behind in Broadband

Compared to the United States, every other country has a more prestigious public television. Unlike in the U.S., these stations can be independent because they receive enough funding. 78 more words

Independent Media

Coalition causes family splits in communities

The idea of “big society” looms as large over this government as Big Brother did over 1984. The big question is how is this idea different to previous Conservative thinking on the subject? 1,984 more words

The Press Gazette social media awards and me

I’ve been to London this week for the Press Gazette social media awards – somehow I managed to make PG’s top 50 list of reporters on Twitter… 218 more words

Katz Attempting to Force Out Paxman

When Newsnight’s Ian Katz is not singing along with his eyes closed at private gigs with Dave, Samantha and Tom Ford, Guido hears he is sharpening his knife. 83 more words


Israel identified it’s enemies as perpetrators of 9/11 within hours of the attacks

Highlights from the BBC’s flagship news and current affairs programme, Newsnight, broadcast less than 10 hours after the attacks on September 11.

Notable for statements by Richard Perle, who appears keen throughout to imply a connection with Iraq and Iran — thus sticking to the Project for the New American Century script, of which he is co-author. 82 more words

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