Tuesday, 22 January 2013

Control C + Control V Journalism

Currently the main headline on the Daily Mail website is the one pictured above. Topical you would think given that a fluttering of snow has fallen in this country in the last few days.

In 2010 the BBC reported this:

Reading carefully one notes a familiarity of phrases.


  1. Have to disagree - I think the Mail is just much better written, more lively altogether.
    But is it worth struggling with your ghastly captcha to say so?

  2. It was nothing short of plagiarism Julia.

    Sorry about captcha, but as I've noted before if I turn it off I get inundated with spam