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View Poll Results: Select the Newspapers you read the most max 3
Daily Mail 2 6.25%
Daily Mirror 1 3.13%
Daily Express 0 0%
The Guardian 12 37.50%
Daily Telegraph 5 15.63%
The Sun 0 0%
The Independent 8 25.00%
The Times 4 12.50%
Pravda 2 6.25%
None of The Above 12 37.50%
Multiple Choice Poll. Voters: 32. You may not vote on this poll

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And therefore your point is ? Please expand.
Should they have all been reading the Guardian ?
I was responding to TimP's comment "If the Sun is the best selling newspaper then god help us." I'm sure he understands the point.

I would have though that it was self-evident!

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And therefore your point is ? Please expand.
Should they have all been reading the Guardian ?
I doubt they were actually reading, most likely just looking at the pictures

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Gregg's may not be a traditional baker but.... their steak slices are yummy

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I really enjoy their Bacon Rolls from time to time, but my point is that Greggs is no more a baker's shop than the Sun is a newspaper. Both have evolved to fulfil their particular market niche.
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I really enjoy their Bacon Rolls form time to time, but my point is that Greggs is no more a baker's shop than the Sun is a newspaper. Both have evolved to fulfil their particular market niche.
I did actually manage to get your point Nigel

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I found this somewhat interesting:

http://www.humantruth.info/uk_newspa...omparison.html
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There was a 'sea of Suns' at tea break on the workshop floor in Rolls-Royce where I worked!

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Pretty sure I would have ‘read’ the Sun back then along with the newly released Star, but that was 40+ years ago and topless women were far more interesting than any actual news (well, to me they were).
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Pretty sure I would have ‘read’ the Sun back then along with the newly released Star, but that was 40+ years ago and topless women were far more interesting than any actual news (well, to me they were).
As the current news is mostly about Theresa May, be careful what you wish for!

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As the current news is mostly about Theresa May, be careful what you wish for!

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I like Greggs, all those little horrors have to shut up when mum stuffs a sausage roll dummy in their mouths
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