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A BBC Radio 4 presenter, a misquote and a 'list of bad people'

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A BBC radio show called ‘Last Word’ is described as “Radio 4’s weekly obituary programme, telling the life stories of those who have died recently”. 278 more words


The Only Word

The Only Word


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LW: Philip Roth

this evening (sunday 27th), 8.36-8.42pm, on bbc radio 4 (repeated from 4.18pm on thursday)
last word (presented by julian worracker) includes …

“The multiple award-winning American novelist, Philip Roth, author of Portnoy’s Complaint and American Pastoral” 26 more words

Our old beloved newspaper transitions to a new compact, easy to hold format. Not the news I wanted to see.

Press Pass.

I awaited the New Press with eager eyes,
They looked, downcast, at its meagre size,
I’d heard there’d be much content within;
That argument is most evidently paper thin. 40 more words

The Great Alone

The Great Alone


Miriam R. Kramer

In March 2018 the New York Times ran a much-discussed article called “The Man Who Knew Too Little” about Erik Hagerman, an Ohio man who decided to avoid learning anything that happened in American culture after the November 8, 2016 election. 515 more words

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Betrayed by best, worst

Whole world rife with rapscallions

Jesus has last word

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Jesus has the last word on everything and everyone, from angels to armies. 20 more words