(not satire – it’s the Daily Mail!)
I’m well aware a blogpost about the Daily Mail making up a story is a bit ‘dog bites man‘ as far as news goes but I couldn’t allow this to pass unnoticed.
A few days ago a Daily Mail article went viral about Beijing residents having to watch fake sunrises on giant TV screens because the pollution there is so bad (warning – link to Daily Mail dross):
Well no prizes for guessing the article was completely made up.
Here’s the full story from Tech in Asia:
Is it really too much to expect our newspapers to contain at least some real news?
Want to annoy a Daily Mail reporter? Then why not share this and let them know people are noticing their lies?
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