Tuesday November 24, 2020


A fluffy silly season with no end in sight

9th July, 2011

With July under way, music festivals, tall ships and cuddly animals are gradually replacing real news in the media world.

Apart from the twin gifts (in media terms) of the Dominique StraussKahn and Rebekah Brooks scandals, serious news stories start to thin out at this time of year. Readers get even more interested in the fluffy side of the news once the sun comes out.

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