Monday, March 08, 2010
Daily Mail reader comment takes irony to new lows

The Daily Mail's roundup story of the James Bulger case is a long, detailed and (unsurprisingly) dramatic retelling of a story that has risen again to haunt our headlines.

As usual the reader comments section is extremely busy, representing a reasonable split of informed comment and ill-informed rage.

Quite far down the page, this happens.

Other people in the stream, and Charles Arthur at The Guardian, picked it up pretty quickly. I think it might be a joke though, based on Pritesh's later comments...