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Latest update : 2012-04-11

Raunchy 'Mélenchon Girls' video goes viral

MEDIAWATCH FRANCE, Tues. 10/4/2012: Many will remember the infamous "Obama Girls" video in support of Barack Obama in 2007. A similarly raunchy video has now hit the web in favour of far-left candidate Jean-Luc Mélenchon. Also, how do you say the candidates' names in sign language? "Pointy ears?" Really?!

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2016-06-24 Brexit

#Brexit sparks a storm on social media

The UK's decision to leave the EU has caused a storm on Twitter and Facebook, with the referendum looking set to have global repercussions. Many users are drawing comparisons...

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2016-06-23 Brexit

UK's EU referendum: 'I would #usepens but it was a bic from France so I didn't bother'

Conspiracy theorists came centre stage during referendum voting with 'Brexit supporters urged to not use pencils provided but take their own pens to polling stations amid fears...

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2016-06-22 UK

UK-EU referendum: 'Can you give me three GOOD reasons to read The Sun?'

The Sun reports Queen Elizabeth II has been asking her guests at dinner parties: "Can you give me three GOOD reasons to stay in Europe?" That has prompted derision in tweets...

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2016-06-21 migrants

MSF protests EU migrant policy with satirical web series

Shona talks about a web mini-series by French NGO Doctors Without Borders, which accuses the EU's migrant policy of being violent and inhumane. As the vote on a Brexit nears,...

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2016-06-20 Brexit

Brexit: The Claws Are Out

With just days to go before the crucial vote, many are unhappy with the tone of the EU referendum debate. In today's MediaWatch we look at why BOTH sides should up their game,...

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