Ouch! Awkward Ad vs. Headline for Sinking Cruise Ship

There’s a lot of sadness and bewilderment surrounding the story of a sinking cruise ship with an allegedly cowardly captain. And for a newspaper, it’s understandably a headline story. But, um, advertising sometimes doesn’t jibe with editorial.

Belfast Telegraph

/facepalm

The image is from the Belfast Telegraph via HoldtheFrontPage.co.uk.

I feel for the layout folks behind this, I really do.

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One Response to Ouch! Awkward Ad vs. Headline for Sinking Cruise Ship

  1. anonymous says:

    Ohhh, interesting, what’s the phone number for the travel agency. I want to go on a cruise like that one!

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