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Old 23rd Feb 2022, 11:36
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I see an American Gossip site is claiming the Queen is dead.

Though it has been ridiculed.

https://otaikapok.com/world-news/que...ossip-website/


The Queen is alive – contrary to what a popular gossip blog in the US claimed yesterday.

Hollywood Unlocked sent shockwaves across the internet with an ‘exclusive’ story that said the Queen is dead.

The idea that this website, of all publications, would persuade a palace insider to exclusively reveal such a monumental story should already raise a few eyebrows.

Since going viral the story has been widely debunked online, but Hollywood Unlocked founder Jason Lee is standing by it.

He tweeted: ‘We don’t post lies and I always stand by my sources. Waiting for an official statement from the palace.’

Some people may have taken it at face value, but others were quick to rip the article to shreds over its questionable wording.

Firstly, it cites sources close to the ‘Royal Kingdom’ – which we’d expect someone with such great connections in Buckingham Palace to know isn’t a thing.
Link to their post

https://hollywoodunlocked.com/hu-exc...lizabeth-dead/
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Old 23rd Feb 2022, 11:39
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Surely, it is Hollywood that is dead?
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Old 23rd Feb 2022, 12:21
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This is very bad taste and feels like clickbait only.
I hope they don't get financially rewarded for clicks generated with made up stuff like this.
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Old 23rd Feb 2022, 13:01
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And just what value does the OP feel that his garbage promotion has achieved ?
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Old 23rd Feb 2022, 13:22
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Surely there's enough rubbish on here from the Putin trolls, without this sort of gutter clickbait as well.
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Old 23rd Feb 2022, 13:24
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Far from it, I was simply showing you what some Americans are thinking, as said at the top it has been ridiculed. The second link of the original report says. Why is it clickbait? it has been posted on a US website and I am simply showing what has been posted.

HU Exclusive: Queen Elizabeth Dead

Socialites, it is with our deepest regret to inform you that Britain’s Queen Elizabeth has died.

Sources close to the Royal Kingdom notified us exclusively that Queen Elizabeth has passed away. She was scheduled to attend the wedding of British Vogue editor Edward Enninful, but was found dead.The Buckingham Palace announced on Sunday that The Queen had tested positive for coronavirus. They said at the time that Queen Elizabeth who was celebrating her 70th year on the throne — was “experiencing mild cold-like symptoms” but was expected “to continue light duties at Windsor over the coming week,” the palace said.

However, this Tuesday, she also canceled her planned virtual engagements as she continued to suffer from the “mild Covid-19 symptoms.” No further details surrounding her death have been shared. She was 95 years old.

We will continue to keep you updated as this story develops…
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Old 23rd Feb 2022, 14:27
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lol - anyone seen LA Confidential with Danny DeVito in the role of someone who writes stuff like this?

Remember what happened to him?


Pretty good film if you've not seen it btw
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Old 23rd Feb 2022, 14:54
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Originally Posted by Sue Vêtements View Post
lol - anyone seen LA Confidential with Danny DeVito in the role of someone who writes stuff like this?

Remember what happened to him?


Pretty good film if you've not seen it btw
Oh yes…with Kim B looking utterly drop dead gorgeous…..but remember that comment is “Off the record, on the QT, and very hush-hush
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Old 23rd Feb 2022, 15:11
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Surely, it is Hollywood that is dead?


Or could it be: “Hollywood Unhinged” ?
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Old 23rd Feb 2022, 15:30
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We MUST send a gunboat to sort out those damned Colonials.......
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Old 23rd Feb 2022, 15:45
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Far from it, I was simply showing you what some morons are thinking,
Fixed your post mate. If you think this online garbage is related to any sort of nation/nationality you are way off target. Every computer-using nation has plenty of brain-dead thunder*****s using computers.
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Old 23rd Feb 2022, 16:42
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R D- Precisely ... and the OP continues to try to demonstrate the fact
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Old 23rd Feb 2022, 17:19
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I think she is more alive than Biden.
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Old 23rd Feb 2022, 18:02
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"Britain’s Queen Elizabeth has died."

Sorry to hear that. And she did such a good job repelling the Spanish Armada.
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Old 23rd Feb 2022, 19:08
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Well they got a lot of publicity for their site out of it.
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Old 23rd Feb 2022, 19:29
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Why is it clickbait?
Because lots of people will be interested and will click on the article to read it. Even if it’s “fake news,” they get that many more “eyeballs” on their website who might click on their ads, driving up revenue.
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Old 23rd Feb 2022, 19:32
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I don't she the problem? The website claim is true. HM Queen Elizabeth is indeed dead.

Though it's hardly an "Exclusive" given she's been dead for several hundred years...

QEII on the other hand, last I heard, is still alive.
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Old 23rd Feb 2022, 20:00
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It's a Chancer headline - when a 95 year old woman catches a respiratory disease, you've half a chance of being right.

If you aren't - no body cares because you're a cheap rag anyway.

If you guess right, then you can bask in your "scoop".
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You mean Charles is in charge? OMG.

Long live the Queen.
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