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"F*** YOU!": Louise Mensch's Twitter tirade against Saudi Arabia and David Cameron
By Media Mole - 26 January 12:39

"Shame on the supine male leaders of the West".

Caroline Lucas campaigns against Page 3 in parliament.
The 8 opinions everyone is having on the end of Page 3
By Media Mole - 20 January 9:22

How to have the hottest take on the biggest media story of the day.

Al Murray announces he's running against Farage in South Thanet
By Media Mole - 14 January 15:41

"Let it be known, like many of the parliamentary hopefuls in the upcoming election, I have no idea where South Thanet is. But did that stop Margaret Thatcher from saving the Falkland Islands? No."

Rupert Murdoch had a thought about "Moslems" following Charlie Hebdo shooting
By Media Mole - 10 January 9:31

The media mogul says the world's 1.4 billion Muslims are "responsible" for the massacre of Charlie Hebdo's staff because they have not rooted out the "jihadist cancer".

The Twitter logo. Photo: Getty Images
Louise Mensch thinks Charlie Hebdo was one person
By Media Mole - 07 January 16:08

Former Tory MP believes strongly that "his" work should be celebrated.

Belgian PM Charles Michel (left) being covered with chips by a LilithS protester (centre). Photo: Getty Images
Belgian PM doused with chips and mayo in the most Belgian protest ever
By Media Mole - 22 December 14:11

Takes it in better humour than John Prescott getting hit with an egg.

READ: 32 statements the government rushed through and hoped you wouldn't read
By Media Mole - 18 December 14:42

Here are those ministerials statements they hoped you wouldn't notice. Kind of.

Who will replace Alan Rusbridger at the Guardian?
By Harry Lambert - 10 December 18:40

We break down the runners and riders to be the next Guardian editor, as Alan Rusbridger announces his resignation after 20 years.

Alan Rusbridge arrives at Portcullis House to face questions from the Home Affairs Committee on December 3, 2013 in London, England. Photo: Getty Images
Alan Rusbridger stepping down as Guardian editor-in-chief
By Media Mole - 10 December 16:15

Longstanding head stands down.

Watch: the bizarre Band Aid behind-the-scenes video
By Media Mole - 26 November 12:03

The Band Aid participants have done a behind-the-scenes video, in which they get helicoptered to lunch at PR guru Matthew Freud's enormous mansion, which has "strawberries - everything".

Mail Online indulges in horrific ebola clickbait
By Media Mole - 20 November 11:29

Absolutely no downside here, nooooooooooo.

Timothy Stanley and Brendan O'Neill have strong opinions on your uterus, female readers.
Pro-life pressure group asks two men to debate whether "abortion culture hurts us all"
By Media Mole - 17 November 12:21

No, but really, though: what about the men?

Sainsbury's poignant WW1 Christmas Truce advert raises money for Royal British Legion
By Media Mole - 13 November 14:38

The Christmas advert contest has had an unexpectedly emotional new entrant.

Mr Laughs in his ITV2 dating show. Photo: ITV
Dapper Laughs filmed joking that female audience member is “gagging for a rape”
By Media Mole - 10 November 14:53

As the media spotlight turns on the Vine star, ITV2 faces calls to drop his show.