Thursday 21 September 2017

Poppy row shows two cultures divided by common symbol

Sienna Miller provoked outrage when she appeared on ‘The Graham Norton Show’ without a poppy
Sienna Miller provoked outrage when she appeared on ‘The Graham Norton Show’ without a poppy
Ian O'Doherty

Ian O'Doherty

Damned if you do, damned if you don't.

Conor McGregor and actress Sienna Miller may seem an unlikely duo but the pair have become unwittingly embroiled in the now annual furore over the wearing, or otherwise, of the poppy.

In Miller's case, she provoked outrage when she appeared on 'The Graham Norton Show' without the poppy and was immediately accused of being unpatriotic and forgetting her roots.

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