Virginia Ironside, Mail, today:
Lots of things, really. It's a painful article, containing stuff like this
and contains an awful lot of wearying self-flagellation from the author. "I felt - and rightly, I think - a complete failure," says Virginia. Too harsh on yourself, I think, although I think it would be a little unfair to ask why Ironside should feel a failure for something perfectly ordinary and sadly inevitable in some cases, which happens to a lot of people in their lives, when she could feel much more of a failure for writing rubbish like that.
Anyway, this all comes about because:
Ah, I see. Where is this 'divorce list' then? I imagine it'll be on the Debenhams website, given the enormous coverage in all the papers about it... hang on a minute, then, it's... er...
Mm. I'm not so sure that's actually what I was looking for. Still, it's provided fodder for gaseous eruptions like this, so it's served its purpose. Oh and by the way, this is the headline:
Spotter's badge: @badjournalism