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Standby Scum
14th Aug 2016, 17:39
16 ways to make economy class flights feel like first class (http://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/advice/ways-to-feel-first-class-when-flying-economy-tips-advice/)


14th Aug 2016, 17:50
It's the Torygraph.

Unless it was penned by BoJo it was probably written by an intern who got 15 quid in total. The patriotic, Monaco and Brecqhou dwelling Barclay brothers have to make their money somehow!

And from the look of the brief glimpse you have given us, it's not even worth that.

Sue Vêtements
14th Aug 2016, 17:58
Agreed. It IS rubbish. It should read:

"it's not what you know - it's whom"

14th Aug 2016, 19:55
And they were probably patting themselves on the back for capitalising Champagne!

Gertrude the Wombat
14th Aug 2016, 20:01
I don't think anyone gets paid as much as £15 for churning out listicles.

14th Aug 2016, 23:28
It gave me a good laugh, that one.
I hear that the Grong-Grong Poultry Farmers Gazette is looking for a cub reporter.
There's an opportunity for you if you can't make it with the Torygraph, son.

15th Aug 2016, 21:40
I ask Norcal Approach for a bottle of champagne every time I fly. So far they haven't come through, but we live in hope...