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You don’t get clicks without good words

It was inspiring to hear Sun editor Tony Gallagher talk so passionately about the job. Describing his paper’s ethos, he said: “We want to take no prisoners every day, no friends, no fear or favour.” But I was most taken by his thoughts about … Continue reading

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Puns, do you have the wit to know good from bad?

I’m always glad when Easter is over. It means another year before I have to read a headline or introduction with literary contortions such as ‘eggsasperated’, ‘eggsciting’ and ‘eggstravaganza’. Does anyone really think this sort of wordplay is amusing or … Continue reading

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