Another Big Shake

by Little Guy @, Thursday, September 22, 2022, 21:11 (9 days ago) @ Keytime

That reminds me of the story of Claud Cockburn, a writer who for a while was at the Times of London.


It has been claimed that during his spell as a sub-editor on The Times, Cockburn and colleagues competed (with a small prize for the winner) to write the dullest printed headline. Cockburn only once claimed the honours, with "Small Earthquake in Chile, Not many dead".


https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Claud_Cockburn


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