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Japan apologises for Sony Walkman

It was a ruthless and world-changing bid created by a dominant force of Japanese scientists, who would stop at nothing to allow people to jig silently about to Sheena Easton or even the Nolan Sisters in the supermarket checkout queue. Now, 36 years after its invention, there has been an official apology from Japan for the Sony Walkman.

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Posted: Aug 18th, 2015
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Clarkson disembowelling ‘in jest’, insist public sector workers

A group of striking public sector workers was forced to apologise yesterday after they conceded that their disembowelling of Jeremy Clarkson live on the BBC’s The One Show ‘may have offended some viewers’.

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Posted: Dec 1st, 2011
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News of the World apologises to Dowlers by breaking in, leaving box of Milk Tray in kitchen

‘We wanted to do something with a personal touch,’ said Rebekah Brooks, CEO of News International, ‘and nothing says sorry like a smashed window and a man dressed all in black fleeing from your property.’

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Posted: Jul 6th, 2011
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Government minister in ‘slap in the face’ gaffe

The government has had to apologise today after a cabinet minister likened the cut in funding for domestic violence charities to a ‘slap in the face’.

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Posted: Nov 9th, 2010
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Government apologise for lack of apologies

An inquiry is under way in Whitehall after the government failed to make any kind apology in the last week.

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Posted: Nov 29th, 2009
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