1. MEH

    Murdoch Tweets a Non-Apology

    SAN FRANCISCO, CA - OCTOBER 14:  News Corp. CEO Rupert Murdoch delivers a keynote address at the National Summit on Education Reform on October 14, 2011 in San Francisco, California.  Rupert Murdoch was the keynote speaker at the two-day National Summit on Education Reform.  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

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    You can do better than that, Rupert. Media mogul and ham-handed tweeter Rupert Murdoch issued a Twitter non-apology Sunday after a message he sent Saturday sparked an instant response. Murdoch tweeted, “Why is Jewish owned press so consistently anti- Israel in every crisis?” as Israeli forces carried out airstrikes on Hamas militants in the Gaza Strip. In a mostly incomprehensible message that had a synonym for “sorry” tucked in there, Murdoch tweeted an attempted mea culpa Sunday: “‘,Jewish owned press’ have been sternly criticized, suggesting link to Jewish reporters. Don’t see this, but apologise unreservedly.”

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