A worthless paper. Full
of pointless stories about why Britney this and why Britney that. Tales about illegal immigrants. Boring celebrity stories that keep the vacuous-minded
completely riveted! Anyone who takes these papers seriously isn't too smart
... the British
love tabloids. They revel in the stories about illegal
immigrants ... it gives them a "folk devil" to look down upon.
The effect: A large number of British
people hate illegal
immigrants. This has been partly fuelled
by the tabloids' endless campaign against them, especially in the past
all be left on an Island" ... a typical tabloid reader, talking about illegal
"Don't get me started on illegal
immigrants" - a typical tabloid reader in Kent, UK
"Those Asians hang around
in groups. The ones in Afganistan should
be shot" ... young
man reading tabloid in Canterbury, Kent, UK
"I think all application forms from Indians should
be burnt" (puts on a fake indian accent after saying this) .... Human
Resources woman in Maidstone, Kent, UK, working for a public sector company!! She'll get what's coming to her one day ....
Tabloid-loving racists are not uncommon in the UK ....