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Justine Miliband now has Instagram
By Media Mole - 09 April 14:43

Cupcakes and campaigning.

The Greens' party political boyband broadcast is OK, but about two minutes too long
By Media Mole - 08 April 14:38

It's about two minutes too long, this Green party political broadcast.

Nicky Morgan. Photo: Getty
Nicky Morgan appears to agree that non-doms should pay tax. What?
By Media Mole - 08 April 12:44

But she’s a Conservative minister! This mole is confused.

George Galloway. Photo: Getty
George Galloway argues with Bradford pub that asked him if he was "still a thing" on Twitter
By Media Mole - 04 April 18:53

Bradford West candidate George Galloway suggested he would have Bradford Brewery investigated after its Twitter account asked him if he was "still a thing"

Who is this, and what have they done with Ed Miliband?
By Media Mole - 02 April 0:38

What's happened to Ed Miliband?

Plaid Cymru's manifesto features stock photos with the watermarks still on them
By Media Mole - 31 March 11:20

Always, always double-check before publishing.

Everybody's unhappy with their position in Thursday's televised seven-way debate
By Media Mole - 30 March 14:39

(Except David Cameron, who's just pleased to have created this unholy mess.)

"WE WANT IT HOW IT USED TO BE!": Old people heckle David Cameron at Age UK rally
By Media Mole - 24 March 15:03

"Can we do a deal? You promise no booing, no jeering?!"

Who is that in David Cameron's kitchen?
By Media Mole - 24 March 8:00

Forget the Tory leadership race. There's a ghost in the Cameron kitchen!

Why have the Sun put George Osborne in hotpants?
By Media Mole - 19 March 8:36

George Osborne flaunts his shapely legs on the cover of today's Sun. But why?

The eight weirdest things we know about Grant Shapps
By Media Mole - 17 March 10:50

The Tory party chairman is in trouble again for his business alter ego, Michael Green, but that isn’t even the weirdest thing about him.

WATCH: Daily Mail columnist and Michael Gove's wife Sarah Vine slammed for her "Mr Spock" Miliband comment
By Media Mole - 13 March 11:02

Michael Portillo lambasts Sarah Vine's comparison of Justine Miliband to the late Mr Spock in her Daily Mail column this week.

Watch: Anita Sarkeesian tells her Gamergate harassers "f**k you"
By Media Mole - 12 March 12:32

The critic gets angry, and for good reason.

Clarkson, pre-fracas. Photo: Getty Images
Jeremy Clarkson suspended from Top Gear after "fracas"
By Media Mole - 10 March 17:18

Some kind of altercation.

“We suck less than most other companies”: what is VICE really paying its apprentices?
By Media Mole - 04 March 14:26

The popular gonzo news site is not actually paying apprentices £2.73 an hour – but it's still not paying them the minimum wage.

"That will spelt out in our manifesto". Photo: Getty
Natalie Bennett's incredibly awkward interview with LBC
By Media Mole - 24 February 10:50

“Right, what – what we’re looking at, in terms of the figures here um – what we need to do is actually [silence] er… we’re looking at a total spend of 2. 7 [pause] billion…”

No longer.
Peter Oborne resigns from Telegraph over HSBC coverage
By Media Mole - 17 February 17:48

The paper’s chief political commentator has departed.

Giles Coren confuses his inability to read Amazon Prime’s small print with “corporate rape”
By Media Mole - 16 February 13:27

It must be nice to be able to afford to pay for something for three years without noticing.