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Whilst he is an obnoxious, unctuous, arrogant, argumentative, po-faced prick he must be laughing all the way to the bank. He couldn't have garnered more publicity if he'd tried. Remember, there is no such thing as bad press.
"If you think it's expensive to hire a professional to do the job, wait until you hire an amateur." Red Adair. nils illegitimus carborundum
If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader.-John Q. Adams You must accept one of two basic premises: Either we are alone in the universe, or we are not alone in the universe. And either way, the implications are staggering.-Wernher von Braun Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the former.-Albert Einstein
Since the article did not directly link to the petition, I took it upon myself to look for it. The only one I can find that calls for the deportation of Piers Morgan is this[^]. It is not the one talked about in the article, and it contains no explanation of its reasoning.
The United States invariably does the right thing, after having exhausted every other alternative. -Winston Churchill
America is the only country that went from barbarism to decadence without civilization in between. -Oscar Wilde
Wow, even the French showed a little more spine than that before they got their sh*t pushed in.[^] -Colin Mullikin
Become active in your community/county/state/national movements to ban military-grade weapons of mass homicide, automatic or semi-automatic, to make possession, or sale, of them, a first-class felony with mandatory jail-sentences, and the same treatment for their accessories such as multi-round magazines, and you will find your soul, and soles, are clean.
"What do humans depend on: words ! We're suspended in language: we can never say what's up: or, down.
We must communicate experience and ideas, but in ways that do not become ambiguous, and lose objectivity.
For parallels in human ideas to quantum theory: we must turn to psychology, or to the paradoxes of being thinkers like Buddha and Lao Tzu illuminated, when trying to grasp reality, as both observer, and actor, in human life's small-scale micro-cosmic drama."