Today’s Link-Love: May 19, 2013

by Stephen Tall on May 19, 2013

Here’s today’s hand-picked selection that caught my interest… How the PCC resolved a complaint about a story The Sun couldn't prove | Media | guardian.co.uk The Chris Huhne story The Sun invented and the Mirror and Metro then copied http://bit.ly/19Ox6F9 (…)

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The Sun story about Chris Huhne that was a total invention (and which the other papers happily copied)

by Stephen Tall on May 19, 2013

Remember that front page Sun story from 13 March? On the off-chance Voice readers missed this exclusive, let’s refersh your memory of the splash: Disgraced MP Chris Huhne was ridiculed on his first day in Wandsworth jail yesterday — after a warder called him to breakfast by yelling “Order! Order!” Only one small problem with […]

Nick Clegg’s Letter from the Leader: “Of course the EU has to change”

by Stephen Tall on May 19, 2013

No prizes for guessing which subject Nick Clegg tackles in his latest weekly letter to supporters: Europe. He rattles through the three positions: ‘calamitous outers’, ‘inconsequential renegotiators’ and ‘achievable reformers’. No prizes for guessing which he identifies with the Lib Dems. Over to Nick… I’m writing this week’s Letter to you from Kirkwall in Orkney. […]