Deprecated: Function add_option was called with an argument that is deprecated since version 2.3.0 with no alternative available. in /home/newspape/public_html/wp-includes/functions.php on line 5675

Warning: Cannot modify header information - headers already sent by (output started at /home/newspape/public_html/wp-includes/functions.php:5675) in /home/newspape/public_html/wp-content/plugins/all-in-one-seo-pack/app/Common/Meta/Robots.php on line 87

Warning: Cannot modify header information - headers already sent by (output started at /home/newspape/public_html/wp-includes/functions.php:5675) in /home/newspape/public_html/wp-includes/feed-rss2-comments.php on line 8
Comments on: R.I.P. News of the World Chronicling the Decline of Newspapers and the Rebirth of Journalism Fri, 15 Jul 2011 15:25:46 +0000 hourly 1 By: website copywriting services Fri, 15 Jul 2011 15:25:46 +0000 Tabloids and the paparazzi give the media a bad name.. this scandal is insane.

By: News of the World Scandal Deepens | Newspaper Death Watch Mon, 11 Jul 2011 21:30:56 +0000 […] the risk of beating the News of the World scandal to death, we’ll just point out a couple of other news items that hit our inbox over the […]

By: pawbar Mon, 11 Jul 2011 15:43:32 +0000 my gosh…is it possible to know when you`re gonna die –

By: Joe Sun, 10 Jul 2011 11:53:58 +0000 Across the pond it may seem to be an overreaction, but less so closer to home in the UK.

There is for the issue of police corruption, paying money to the police for information.
Paying money to official, civil servants, in exchange for special favours, is considered
corruption in almost any country, and it is a serious criminal offence. And this is just
one issue.
John Yates, the assistant commissioner of Scotland Yard, has his reasons when he
expresses regrets of not investigating seriously earlier:

“Scotland Yard Assistant Commissioner John Yates has expressed his “extreme regret” for the decision not to reopen the police investigation into phone hacking two years ago. …”

By: msbpodcast Sat, 09 Jul 2011 23:30:32 +0000 This not a story about the advance of technology, its one of Rupert Murdoch getting his dick ground up in the gears of the scurrilous and sordid machinations operant at the News of the World.

It was the result of some solid, dogged (because it was a competitor,) reporting by the Guardian.

In this case the NotW is dying a well deserved death. Some of those involved deserve prison, not least for abrogating their journalistic professionalism, all of them deserve being barred from ever writing again and the last thing to be printed by the NofW before shutting the doors must be a public apology.

As far as I am concerned the things that were criminal deserve to be brought to trial.

The tabloid industry deserves the monitoring it will get.