Before Wagatha Christie, there was the News of The World.
It was an age before celebrities could leak information on each other by simply screenshotting an Instagram story.
Instead, the dirty work was done by some dirty journalists using some very dirty methods.
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Back when Ronan Keating was busy telling us to "Say Nothing at All", News of the World hacked his voicemail.
Sine then, the Boyzone frontman identified a number of "suspicious" articled published between 1996 and 2011 - which he said contained private information.
The two parties have settled, with NGN agreeing to cough up "substantial damages" to the father of five, as well as covering his legal costs.
Now, what's that song about "When the Going Gets Tough"...