In the end the press had its own comeuppance when the phone-tapping scandal terminated the News Of The World--the weekly scandal sheet
drooled over by nosepicking, sex-starved voyeurs--and its distinguished "editor", the mysteriously and undeservedly elevated Rebekah Brooks.
A new report from Reuters reveals the atmosphere at the weekly scandal sheet
under Brooks' reign.
The relatives had been organising a boycott of Murdoch's scandal sheet
- but by evening were rejoicing at what they saw as a victory for people power.
Sea Lord's first run on Irish soil resulted in a length-and-aquarter defeat of Scandal Sheet
at the Curragh at the end of June prior to Newmarket's July meeting, where he carried 10st 1lb to victory before beating Royal Hunt Cup winner Invisible Man off a mark of 106 in the Totesport Mile at Goodwood.
In March, Britain's leading scandal sheet
, The News of the World published an "exclusive" front page story, under the headline "F1 BOSS HAS SICK NAZI ORGY WITH 5 HOOKERS.
Please don't reduce your magazine to the level of a scandal sheet
with such gratuitous personal attacks.
However, he is outdanced by Paul Robinson as Mike, who is far more convincing as a hoofer than as a cynical reporter compromising his principles by slumming it on a scandal sheet
Cronkite said he no longer watches CBS Evening News on a regular basis because 'there is nothing there but crime and sob sister material that is scandal sheet
and tabloid material for the most part.
These jobs informed his next creation, a newspaper called the Auburndale Scandal Sheet
In 1957, scandal sheet
Confidential claimed Maureen O'Hara had indulged in sex acts in the back of Grauman's Chinese Theatre.
And, yes, that includes some items that would not be out of place in a scandal sheet
, details of a 17th century manorial prison and, more sensationally, a bed-hopping scandal at Lower Denby that ended in divorce, 1822-style.
Rio Ferdinand explained (oddly enough in an exclusive interview with the sister-paper of the Sunday scandal sheet
that broke the exclusive 'story') that it was just a minor language barrier problem with a couple of passing Spaniards.