Giving readers what they want

2008-08-05 00:00

MEDIA and Cultural Studies lecturer Desiray Viney used to use the Daily Sun in her university classes as an example of poor journalism, highlighting its sensationalism, oversimplification and gore.

Viney says that after some of her students basically told her “to get a life”, arguing that the tabloid’s rocketing circulation figures suggested it must be doing something right, she actually read a copy of the Daily Sun. publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

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