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Photo & Video: Rupert Murdoch attacked with pie plate filled with foam
July 20, 2011
Murdoch: “This is the most humble day of my life” – Little did Rupert know he’d end up with a pie in his face. a twitter user noted. A man tries to attack News Corp Chief Executive and Chairman Rupert Murdoch with a white substance that looked like foam in a pie plate during a parliamentary committee hearing on phone hacking at Portcullis House in London. Watch this video as as Wendi Deng, Murdoch’s wife, jumped up to protect her husband.
The Guardian newspaper and Sky News named the attacker as a comedian called Jonnie Marbles. @JonnieMarbles last tweet was ” “It is a far better thing that I do now than I have ever done before #splat” . It turns out , the “foam pie assasin” — real name Jonathan May-Bowles — ended up getting the brunt of the foam.
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