The Sun put Steve Coogan on its front page for furloughing two people – 5 favourite responses

It was obviously a big news day yesterday because the Sun devoted its front page story today to Steve Coogan furloughing his gardener and housekeeper.

Lots of people – Piers Morgan, for example – were outraged that in the middle of a pandemic that has claimed so many lives, two people had been furloughed by a comedian.

Others wondered why the Sun had decided to go after Coogan, and why it had put him on its front page today.






Some people thought it was a tactic to distract people from other stuff happening today.

This was probably a handy indicator of the story’s importance in the grand scheme of things.

To conclude, this …


The Sun just told its readers Chernobyl was based on a true story