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Open and shut case

October 16, 2011 Leave a comment

I’m glad that more than two years after I was forced to leave them, my old colleagues at my local newspaper, the Wimbledon Guardian, remember my regular advice:

Remember you can always use a picture if it helps tell readers something which is not easily told in words.

I feel in this instance they have taken my suggestion somewhat too much to heart:

Picture of open park gate with caption: "Open: The gate"

Right, got that. What's it looked like closed then?

Caption fun…

October 14, 2009 Leave a comment

linekarApostro-führer Lynne Truss reacts to The Times’ klassik kaption kok-up.

Categories: kaption kok-ups, The Times