The Week That Was: Lots of LOLs

Carla Buzasi | Posted 12.07.2012 | UK
Carla Buzasi

Poor David Cameron, he's not going to live this one down in a hurry, is he? Forget messing up the budget, turning off women voters, strikes across the country and a dismal showing in the local council elections. His greatest embarrassment right now, and if we dare to speculate, for some time in the future, will be his inability to abbreviate his text messages correctly. In quite possibly the highlight so far of the soap opera that is the Leveson Inquiry, ex-News International exec Rebekah Wade outed David Cameron as so far behind the times he needed advice from a newspaper editor to type his texts correctly.

Brooks Had 'Brief' Talk With Chancellor Over BSkyB Bid

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.07.2012 | UK Politics

Former News International chief executive Rebekah Brooks today insisted she had only "brief and inconsequential" discussions with Chancellor George Os...

LOLgate: How To Text Like David Cameron

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.05.2012 | UK Comedy

Of all the damning things to come out of the Leveson Inquiry, surely the most damning is the revelation that David Cameron signed off his texts to Reb...

Brooks Did Speak To Cameron About Phone Hacking

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.07.2012 | UK Politics

Rebekah Brooks did speak to David Cameron about the phone hacking scandal, Lord Justice Leveson heard on Friday. Speaking at the inquiry, the form...

LOL: What Other Terms Doesn't Cameron Know?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.05.2012 | UK Politics

Rebekah Brooks' revelation that David Cameron used to sign off his text messages to her 'LOL', believing it meant "lots of love" has sparked a storm o...

'Keep your head up, LOL, DC'

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 11.07.2012 | UK Politics

Update: According to the Telegraph, a Downing Street spokesman has confirmed that if asked David Cameron will hand over the text messages that he sent...