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Lennon in the tabloids, 1980
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17 May 2012
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Came across this blog posting on how Lennon was used in the British tabloids immediately after his killing.

http://www.bloggerheads.com/ar.....n-friends/

 

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All pretty sick really but I suppose some things never change ...

18 May 2012
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a-hard-days-night-ringo-8 No.. they have always been sooo "classy" blue-meanieblue-meanieblue-meanie

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18 May 2012
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Would be interesting to know the dates of those (cant make them out) to see how long they waited before those stories. Nowadays the papers normally have around 2 days of praise (if its a big star they like) and then its mud racking and scandal whilst monitoring their readers reaction to the news.

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18 May 2012
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Very depressing. The media furore after a celebrity dies is always a bleak and nasty time to be reading the papers.

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