An Independent choice of words 

30 December 2003 tbs.pm/751

Danielle Demtriou twists the words of a BBC spokesperson in order to create a news story that wasn’t there originally.

“[The BBC] does not rule them [resignations] in or out”, becomes, miraculously, “Hutton a resigning matter, BBC admits”.

Wow! Could this woman do something similar with my overdraft?

With the Grauniad now resolutely anti-BBC for commercial reasons, the Indy was the only paper left who appreciated the immense social, political and cultural value of the BBC.

Et tu, Indy, et tu?

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