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Government to ‘eliminate failure’ from quiz shows

The government has announced plans to bring in legislation relating to TV quiz shows; in particular it wishes to re-brand ‘wrong’ answers as ‘nearly correct’. ‘The Weakest Link’ comes in for special criticism due to its name, which may lead people who didn’t win to believe they were inferior. It would be changed to ‘Not the Strongest Link, But Not The Weakest Either.’

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Posted: May 24th, 2009
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NewsBiscuit Exclusive: Download your own GCSE Certificate

Now you can simply download a certificate off the internet and fill in any results you want!

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Posted: Aug 21st, 2008
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Parents happy with daughter’s revision

‘I am only using books as they are properly researched and checked by a copy-editor before publication,’

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Posted: Jun 21st, 2008
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Government to introduce GCSE in texting

‘Kids taking their mobiles into exam and texting each other all the answers,’

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Posted: Jul 13th, 2007
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Infants to be taught ‘Pingu’ as modern foreign language

‘A broad range of today’s children identify with the adventures of the penguin – being both black and white with a disabled friend and an annoying baby brother,’ said the minister.

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Posted: Mar 24th, 2007
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