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Monday, December 31, 2012

New Report Says BBC Not Up To Dealing With Savile Investigation

From the Hollywood Reporter: an independent report says the BBC is "completely incapable" of handling the Jimmy Savile situation. The late host was accused of sexually abusing youngsters with whom he came into contact; the BBC is accused of quashing an investigation into his activities. The affair has already caused fallout, including the new Director General of the BBC, George Entwhistle, who resigned after less than two months on the job. 

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