Remember this front page from The Sun last week?
“This is the pig’s ear Ed made of a helpless bacon sarnie. In 48 hours he could be doing this to Britain.”
What has a bacon sandwich – even a helpless one – to say about a politician’s competence to govern a country?
This cover story merely showed a flair for a clever turn of phrase, a picture that would normally be deleted by a discerning photographer and perhaps a lack of hand eye coordination.
This is not information, not news and a planet away from thinking.
This is vituperation. Continue reading