My Year Ripping Off the Web With the Daily Mail Online

On July 11 of last year, I arrived to work at the MailOnline newsroom in New York City and saw Keith Poole, our managing editor, standing outside smoking a cigarette. Even from a hundred yards away, it was clear that Poole—a generally pleasant Englishman who was the managing editor of the Daily Mail at the time—was… » 3/04/15 5:40pm 3/04/15 5:40pm

It's Flying Car Season Again

Every six months, websites proclaim that the flying car is just over the horizon! And as if on schedule, the Daily Mail has a new article about how Terrafugia's Transition is coming soon! The only problem? We've been hearing that since 2008. » 2/09/15 7:05pm 2/09/15 7:05pm

Top Gear's Latest Non-Controversy Is Full Of Crap

Top Gear has had plenty of controversies and non-controversies in the past, but this one is just absurd. The tittering ninnies over at the Daily Mail are now all in a huff over the latest Christmas special, not because anyone was actually insulted, but because there was a reference to a past incident. Cretins. » 12/31/14 2:00pm 12/31/14 2:00pm

Salma Hayek's Husband Does Not Drive A $150,000 Mustang

The UK's Daily Mail manages to embrace the oldest tenets of English journalism and update them for the new digital world, which is to say they just make stuff up. Here's a story about Salma Hayek and her billionaire husband's "$150,000" Ford Mustang that's not a Mustang at all. » 5/02/12 10:15am 5/02/12 10:15am