By Media Mole - 04 March 13:14
In her speech at Essence Magazine’s Black Women in Hollywood event, the Oscar winner spoke of how she used to be “teased and taunted about her night-shaded skin”, and how she arrived at the realisation that beauty doesn’t come in shades.
By Media Mole - 19 February 13:27
On a splash reporting that "70 per cent say we must ban new migrants", the paper features nothing but celebs who are themselves the product of immigration.
By Media Mole - 07 February 10:36
Sochi? More like So-Gay!
By Media Mole - 04 February 15:02
The only thing worse than a union boss on a luxury holiday is a union boss getting a discount on his luxury holiday thanks to a voucher offer.
By Media Mole - 03 February 12:37
"Most Connected Men 2014" comes across more as "Men We Know Who Are Likely To Share This Article On Twitter 2014".
By Media Mole - 31 January 15:12
The campaign is titled “Brothers, Sisters, Sons & Daughters”, and is focused on “the struggles and triumphs a trans person may face in relation to their gender identity”.
By Media Mole - 30 January 13:06
Israeli settlements in the West Bank cause misery for Palestinians - but, of course, one must lend equal weight to the joy that bubbly soft drinks bring to the rest of us.
By Media Mole - 27 January 14:03
The former UKIP MEP resorts to ableism during a debate at the Oxford Union.
By Media Mole - 23 January 14:28
Uniforms for taxi drivers? Old-fashioned colours on trains? Just some of the crap UKIP included in its manifesto for the 2010 election, as revealed to Nigel Farage on the Daily Politics.
By Media Mole - 21 January 16:52
Only five per cent of sports media coverage features women. Wonder why?
By Media Mole - 21 January 12:42
Chris Evans will become acting editor for the weekday paper. Is a total restructure in the offing?
By Press Gazette - 17 January 14:43
Southwark Crown Court has heard claims that Vicky Pryce broke off her engagement to Chris Huhne after he apparently confessed he had had liaisons with other men.
By Media Mole - 17 January 12:22
For the Mail, Moss' true age is revealed not by a portrait in the attic, but by the skin halfway up her leg.
By Media Mole - 07 January 12:11
The documentary series shows residents of a Birmingham street in what they consider an unfair light - and now the internet wants them punished.
By Media Mole - 03 January 11:15
The Education Secretary has attacked "Left-wing academics" and <em>Blackadder</em> for suggesting that the First World War was nothing but a "misbegotten shambles".
By Media Mole - 20 December 11:30
'Tis the season for whimsy, and stupid jumpers, and for a dog in the studio.
By Media Mole - 17 December 16:48
Guardian marketing efforts: the gif that keeps on giving.
By Media Mole - 17 December 10:34
Hitchens, pushing of the idea that addiction isn't real, baffles both Perry (a recovering addict) and Baroness Meacher.
By Media Mole - 13 December 12:06
Never mind snapping yourself at Mandela's memorial, the Labour leader has appeared with Lily Allen and Joey Essex.
By Media Mole - 06 December 11:25
The prime minister did go on a dodgy trade trip to South Africa in 1989, but tweets alleging that he wanted Mandela executed while a student are mistaken.
By Media Mole - 06 December 10:57
Mole has been doing some digging around the New Statesman mailbag this week, and would like to offer a hat–tip to Sean Dooley of Cheshire:
By Media Mole - 30 November 13:25
The tabloid is so cross it's dropped its paywall. Now that's cross.
By Media Mole - 27 November 12:46
Why? No, seriously - why?
By Media Mole - 21 November 13:55
Using the social networking site is like "unblocking the sink: necessary, disagreeable – but satisfying when you succeed and positively enjoyable when you hear the waste gurgling away down the drain".
By Media Mole - 13 November 10:25
It is increasingly impossible for any public figure to justify their decision not to wear a poppy because of personal reasons, no matter how sensible.
By Media Mole - 12 November 13:11
‘If you want an example of someone who didn’t grow up with attachment parenting, look no further than the person on my left.'
By Media Mole - 01 November 10:55
Be careful out there.
By Media Mole - 01 November 10:00
One title, renowned for its prurient interests, seems to have strangely missed the story.
By Media Mole - 22 October 13:25
When you're trying to convince people to like you, it's a bad idea to remind them of your worst failures.
By Media Mole - 21 October 16:11
Think you're bored of Edward Snowden? Wrong! There are new depths of boredom you have yet to plunge into.