Hit or Miss... Jade Goody exits marathon in ambulance

Former Big Brother housemate Jade Goody's 'attempt' to run the London Marathon in aid of NSPCC is unlikely to see a brightening of her dim image. Eschewing the gruelling training undertaken by genuine competitors, Goody told the BBC that she quit preparations after becoming 'bored'. The Sun described her as a 'chubby fast-food addict'.

The Daily Mirror was kinder, calling her a 'dippy star', while BBC Online dedicated an article to criticism by race organisers.

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