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Irish Daily Star editor resigns over
topless photos of Duchess of Cambridge

Guardian [UK], by Henry McDonald

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Posted By:Oblio, 11/24/2012 12:59:41 PM

The editor of the Irish Daily star has resigned in the wake of controversy about his decision to publish topless photographs of the Duchess of Cambridge. Michael O´Kane had been suspended from duties since September after publication of the pictures, which were apparently taken with long lenses to avoid detection at a private chateau in Provence. In a statement the paper´s co-owners Independent News and Media said that having considered the issues that arose from that publication in tandem with O´Kane, he had decided to resign immediately. The company added that O'Kane had acted in a

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: kanphil, 11/24/2012 1:15:25 PM     (No. 9032008)

´Twas a dastardly deed all round. The pics should not have been taken, nor published.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: gollyneds, 11/24/2012 1:55:44 PM     (No. 9032053)

whether she walks around in a burka or bareass naked doesn´t make the slightest difference to me.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: TunnelRat, 11/24/2012 1:58:45 PM     (No. 9032057)

What is the deal with the British royal family women running around topless? This has happened before. Have they no modesty?

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Reply 4 - Posted by: JHHolliday, 11/24/2012 2:09:45 PM     (No. 9032071)

Kate may just have been doing a sexy, flirty thing for William.

That said, they should remember that the camera lens is always there. The lack of privacy comes with the job.

The shame of it is not what the papparazi do....they are lowlifes indeed. It´s the fact that millions will buy those scandal rags and keep them in business. A sad comment on our current culture.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: snakeoil, 11/24/2012 4:19:49 PM     (No. 9032216)

She´s proud of what she got and wants the world to know about it. Why else would she keep wandering around naked. Nobody wants to see what I´ve got and I´ve even got enough sense to only appear clothed in public.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: chumley, 11/24/2012 4:47:48 PM     (No. 9032248)

She is a stunningly beautiful woman, and now we know it is not just wardrobe. Hiding that kind of beauty is a crime against humanity.
No wonder that silly nerd she is married to is always smiling.


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Reply 7 - Posted by: shamus, 11/24/2012 4:53:36 PM     (No. 9032256)

Booby prize.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: King of all trolls, 11/24/2012 4:53:36 PM     (No. 9032257)

I´ve seen better.

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