Sunday, 2 May 2010

The Times can’t see the dead wood for the trees.

A fine example of media manipulation. Worthy of the BBC in fact.

THE BBC will have to divert licence-fee money into its pension fund after it discovered a £1billion “black hole”, worsened by gold-plated payouts to staff.

It may need to pour in extra “deficit payments” of as much as £100m a year – nearly equivalent to the annual budget of Radio 4 – to meet the shortfall.

N-ooo, not plugging a ‘black hole’ with licence money! It attracted predictable comments. more...


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