From the sublime to the Mr Pricklepants

News stories, in print and online, can catch your eye for all sorts of reasons. Absurdity is one of them:

A colleague of mine called me over to his desk just to share this Empire headline (and strapline/standfirst?) with me. I'm glad he did.

We didn't feel any need to read the full story, though.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

Er, that's it!
A rather surreal effect. And I can't imagine Timothy Dalton doing anything remotely child-friendly in the dramatic line ...!