Can the BBC ever recuperate from their latest humiliation?

The supposedly politically neutral British national broadcaster has taken the humiliating action of providing a grovelling apology to their politically biased football presenter, Gary Lineker. This motion is likely to enrage a good portion of the BBC’s reluctant license payers, many of whom are now more likely to reconsider renewing their TV License if they weren’t already.
The BBC costs every household in the UK 159 GBP / 6,600 THB per yr for the privilege of listening to the likes of Gary Lineker advantage signalling* at every opportunity. Fortune took it upon himself to call out the Conservative Party’s latest announcement on how they’ll try and stop the inflow of largely Albanian financial migrants from illegally crossing the Channel and seeking an easy life somewhere within the UK.
*Virtue signalling is the favored trendy habit of indicating that one has advantage merely by expressing disgust or favour for certain political ideas or cultural happenings.

UK Government statistics show that simply about half of the latest arrivals are coming from the peaceful Mediterranean country of Albania:
“From May to September 2022 Albanian nationals alone comprised 42% of small boat crossings, with 11,102 Albanians arriving by small boat in these five months. In distinction, over the whole of 2021, there have been a complete of 815 Albanian nationals who arrived by this method. In some weeks over the summer, greater than half of small boat arrivals claimed to be Albanian.”
Lineker compared this action by the UK Government with that of 1930’s Nazi Germany, causing nice offence to the many holocaust survivors and individuals who suffered underneath the rule of the Nazis. His comments even left one politician asking, “So, if I support Suella Braverman’s opinion, does that make me a Nazi?”
Bear in thoughts, the model new proposed guidelines is not going to impact real migrants coming into the UK legally, only those that break the law and enter illegally.
So what has been learned from this whole fiasco? Of course, it depends on who you ask, and in a heavily divided UK, these of a left-leaning stance will call it a victory at no cost speech and a defence against cancel tradition. Whilst these centre of right will doubtless call it yet another example of hypocrisy dished out by the woke left (you’ll by no means guess which aspect this writer is on).
At least he has the assist of disgraced former First Minister of Scotland and Leader of the Scottish National Party (SNP), Nicola Sturgeon and 93,000 of her loyal followers.

Hang on, didn’t Gary Lineker receives a commission 1.6m GBP / sixty seven million baht to current the World Cup in Qatar? But what of the near slave-like conditions endured by the development employees who built the stadiums? Apparently, that doesn’t matter when you’re being paid an obscene amount of money! At least he obtained to virtue signal somewhat as the coverage began – his monologue drew attention to the reality that homosexuality is illegal in Qatar and women’s rights are stifled etc. Strong morals.
So will the BBC revoke its license charge and subsequently hand over its requirement for political impartiality because it brings in tens of millions from advertisers? Highly unlikely. In reality, it’s more prone to go the other method and just change its guidelines to allow the likes of Lineker to say whatever he needs on social media – so lengthy as it matches with The Left’s narrative (pro-immigration, pro-climate change, pro-lockdown, pro-trans, pro-sex training to eleven yr olds).
Somewhere in a parallel universe, the BBC has just appointed Gazza as the principle presenter of Match of the Day!

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