Mirror Update

MIRROR UPDATE….The Daily Mirror officially admitted today that the “abuse” photos they printed a couple of weeks ago were fake. Their editor has been sacked:

A statement from the Mirror said it had fallen victim to a “calculated and malicious hoax”. The Mirror board said it would be “inappropriate” for [editor Piers] Morgan to continue.

It’s a sad day for tabloid journalism.

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