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#1 76 feral others

Posted 09 December 2012 - 11:19 AM

The other day DH was telling me about a 2day fm radio stunt where the djs called Kate Middleton's hospital impersonating the queen and the nurse believed them and told them of Kate's progress. I said at the time that the nurse was pretty silly believing it and will get in trouble for giving information on a patient.
So this morning the news is that the nurse committed suicide. The djs fb and twitter accounts have been taken down due to abuse and everyone is blaming the djs.

Wdyt? If I were the djs I would've expected to be hung up on and I'm sure they just went with it shocked that the nurse believed them. Do you think they're at fault?

http://m.smh.com.au/world/nurse-at-kates-h...1208-2b1u2.html

#2 Expelliarmus

Posted 09 December 2012 - 11:20 AM

There's a thread in news and current affairs - a really long one!

#3 katpaws

Posted 09 December 2012 - 11:23 AM

And a related on in Venting.


#4 76 feral others

Posted 09 December 2012 - 11:25 AM

Ah ok cool thanks. Poor woman. Must have been given hell. I'll go read those threads now.




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