(not satire – it’s the Mail!)

Ted Thornhill – the hopelessly incompetent Mail Online senior reporter who was hoaxed by the false story about a non-existent ISIS fighter – has been desperately asking around social media in a vain attempt to try to save face:


So full marks to @ruqxx for this excellent reply – which manages to say everything there needs to be said about the Mail when it comes to anything Islamic:



Of course if Ted had done even a bit of research, he would have realised that the story about a supposedly white ISIS fighter joining ISIS because he missed the UCAS deadline for entry into university was a hoax.

Not least because the UCAS deadline closes on the 15th of January.


Related articles by Tom Pride:

The Daily Mail lied again: 4 in 5 NHS nurses are British not foreign

The Daily Mail lied about Ed Miliband’s feminist T-shirt being made in a sweatshop

The Daily Mail timeline of shame

How Daily Mail editor Paul Dacre’s father avoided the front-line in WW2

Daily Mail journalist busted posing as Muslim extremist to stir up hatred

I’ve applied for a job at the Daily Mail. Here’s my application letter


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