Naturally the Daily Mail and Mail Online, long-time campaigners against family-unfriendly porn, wanted to show their appreciation that at last 'Something is to be Done About IT'!
The irony, nay hypocrisy, of Paul Dacre''s triumphant whoops of joy was not lost on most of those who saw the Daily Mail's headline this morning:
What was it which drew so many loud guffaws? This:-
Is Paul Dacre really welcoming a move to block his daily 'Sidebar of Shame'?
We await a comment from Express' and Star's owner, Richard Desmond, with baited breath..... and a foul-language filter!
- Would the Daily Mail Website Fall Foul of the Online Porn Filters it has Championed? - New Statesman
- Cameron Refuses to Back Ban on Sun's Page 3 Topless Images - Guardian
- Can we Trust the State to Censor Porn? - Spectator Blogs