Sub-editing is an honourable profession

Sometimes the story you come up with for a headline present on the BBC newspage greatly exceeds the reality – sadly true in the case of “Police seek jockey impersonator” which sadly isn’t about a jockey entering races and being really bad (like an equine version of that bloke that Graeme Souness once signed thinking he was George Weah’s cousin) but is a much more banal tale.

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I watch the telly and read when not doing law stuff and plugging my decade and a half old unwatched Edinburgh fringe show.
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2 Responses to Sub-editing is an honourable profession

  1. pigeonhed says:

    It’s actually a typo? Police seek man impersonating famous Scottish darts player?

    • 😉
      Living and working in central Scotland I see at least one short tubby toothless man every day that – if you squint in an appropriate light – could be a Jocky Wilson impersonator.

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