Amusing News

Rebekah Brooks resigns Harry Potter style

How appropriate that News International chief Rebekah Brooks resigns on the very day the posters for the new Harry Potter movie say that “It all ends”.

(Potter fans can compare her to Bellatrix Lestrange here)

More on the News of the World phone hacking affair at Wikipedia
> Nick Davies at The Guardian (the tireless reporter who kept at this story)
> The Hugh Grant Tapes for the New Statesman and his recent BBC appearances vs a tabloid journalist
Peter Oborne of The Spectator on the code of silence that infects the British press