I have been a keen reader of Private Eye since I was a bairn. I guess reading it for a long time before I really understood it all is one of the reasons why I became such a political animal.
One of the things reading the Eye for all these years taught me is firstly that they can get sued a lot for posting the “close to the knuckle” stuff that they do, there were quite a few apologies and retractions! Much more significantly to me was the number of stories
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