The sacking of the pie-eating keeper speaks to the sanitisation of football.
Football's new fans couldn't stand what Taylor represented.
The child-abuse panic is poisoning the adult-child relationship.
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Now the national game is being transformed into a site of evil.
People should be free to decide if they want to don a poppy.
The loose-lipped England manager is the latest casualty in the war on privacy.
Let's stop expecting Paralympians to make society a better place.
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