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Foreigners defend jokes about Farage

Immigrant leaders have defended jokes made by foreign comedians at a night club. Many of the jokes appeared to single out Nigel Farage, the leader of the UK Independence Party (UKIP).

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Posted: Mar 3rd, 2014
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Stereotypical Western view of Muslim protest sparks stereotypical Muslim protest

Muslims across the Middle East were in uproar yesterday after a BBC documentary revealed 90% of the UK population ‘strongly agree’ with the statement ‘Muslims are coming across as a bit flag-burny and tetchy these days’.

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Posted: Sep 22nd, 2012
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Pub banter with ‘Gentle Giant’ biker leaves two hospitalised

The incident occurred after the friends, driving home to London after a booze cruise to France, had been misinformed by the pub’s landlord that the bearded 22-stone ex-con Sweeney was ‘one of those big blokes that looks dead scary, but is a great big fluffy teddy bear really’.

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Posted: Sep 17th, 2012
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Tortured artist ‘didn’t produce any better art’, reveals torturer

A research study has concluded that contrary to the belief that great art is often born from intolerable mental suffering, deliberately torturing an artist can actually lead to a marked deterioration in the quality of their output.

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Posted: Jun 16th, 2012
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