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Oh the irony! Anwar calls the BBC yellow!

Oh the irony! Anwar calls the BBC yellow!

2 Nov, '116 Comments

Read these gems, but please hold your laughter! Why the BBC ‘has let down Bahrain’s people’ By Arthur Macdonald, GDN, Posted on » Wednesday, November 02, 2011 MANAMA: The British Broadcasting Corporation moved from being a globally respected news organisation to joining the ranks of the yellow press during the unrest in Bahrain. That is […]

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GDN stoops to another low

GDN stoops to another low

21 Oct, '104 Comments

Just in case the “journalists” in the local rag forgot what Journalistic Ethics actually are, here’s a good place to start. However, I’m sure that both “ethics” and “journalism” is far from their minds. What’s closest, is enriching themselves via their chosen “contribution” to Bahrain’s development and political well-being: brown-nosing. WASHINGTON: The GDN has been […]

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The idiocy of the GDN

The idiocy of the GDN

19 Oct, '105 Comments

What comes into your mind as you view this page: Poor children. And poor reporter who had his piece diminished by this ludicrous placement. A case of peanuts for monkeys I wonder?

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Spinning it, or just fucking selfish and STUPID?

Spinning it, or just fucking selfish and STUPID?

31 Jul, '104 Comments

For all that’s bloody well holy… have a look a this shite: BAHRAIN is the fifth most thriving country in the Middle East, according to a new study. Beautiful, right? Ok, Carry On™ – courtesy of the local rag: The “Island of Smiles” was ranked 48th out of 155 countries around the world in the […]

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Funny headlines

Funny headlines

2 Jun, '083 Comments

I love that segment on the Tonight Show with Jay Leno where people send him some funny – and most of the time unintended – headlines from newspapers all around the world. We should start doing the same in Bahrain to bring a smile to the face, God knows I could use some of that. […]

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