cancel
Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Did you mean: 

Name That Newspaper

Highlighted
Grafter
Posts: 1,125
Registered: ‎01-08-2007

Name That Newspaper

If you were starting a new national newspaper, what would you call it? All the good titles seem to have been used so it takes a bit of imagination to come up with something that hasn't been used before but which makes sense and sells your message.
Let's see what you can offer. Smiley
18 REPLIES 18
Highlighted
Community Veteran
Posts: 1,887
Thanks: 5
Registered: ‎05-04-2007

Re: Name That Newspaper

Where on earth do you think of all these odd questions to ask?
You definitely have an over active imagination!!!
Highlighted
Grafter
Posts: 1,125
Registered: ‎01-08-2007

Re: Name That Newspaper

I shouldn't be living alone. Perhaps I should get one of those sheltered houses with someone who comes and checks up on me from time to time.
Highlighted
Community Veteran
Posts: 26,786
Thanks: 989
Fixes: 10
Registered: ‎10-04-2007

Re: Name That Newspaper

Well if it's to be as accurate in it's reporting as all the other "newspapers" we have at the moment, how about Grimm's Fairy Tales?
jelv (a.k.a Spoon Whittler)
   Why I have left Plusnet (warning: long post!)   
Broadband: Andrews & Arnold Home::1 (FTTC 80/20)
Line rental: Pulse 8 Home Line Rental (£14.40/month)
Mobile: iD mobile (£4/month)
Highlighted
Grafter
Posts: 2,933
Thanks: 4
Registered: ‎30-07-2007

Re: Name That Newspaper

Quote from: rogerloxton
You definitely have an over active imagination!!!

No - he is just likes being  plain awkward!
Highlighted
Community Veteran
Posts: 1,887
Thanks: 5
Registered: ‎05-04-2007

Re: Name That Newspaper

Aww now now Josie.. be nice to our northen friend..  Grin
Perhaps "misunderstood" would be a better term of phrase to use  Wink
Highlighted
Grafter
Posts: 2,933
Thanks: 4
Registered: ‎30-07-2007

Re: Name That Newspaper

No "misunderstood" is what your response was in respect of  the question.  He likes being awkward so as to get some interesting and varied replies!  If people were not "awkward|" and asked these sort of questions then things would be even more boring than they are lately on this Forum!
Where has the humour and repartee gone?
Highlighted
Community Veteran
Posts: 26,786
Thanks: 989
Fixes: 10
Registered: ‎10-04-2007

Re: Name That Newspaper

That's what I love about these forums - endless debate about the motives of the person asking the question and nobody answers the question. Wink
Come on someone must have some ideas!
jelv (a.k.a Spoon Whittler)
   Why I have left Plusnet (warning: long post!)   
Broadband: Andrews & Arnold Home::1 (FTTC 80/20)
Line rental: Pulse 8 Home Line Rental (£14.40/month)
Mobile: iD mobile (£4/month)
Highlighted
Grafter
Posts: 2,540
Registered: ‎12-09-2008

Re: Name That Newspaper

I have a perfect name for one but I can't put it on here as would fall foul of the rules  (PM me if you want to know)
Highlighted
Community Veteran
Posts: 26,786
Thanks: 989
Fixes: 10
Registered: ‎10-04-2007

Re: Name That Newspaper

The Daily S*** S****** (Excrement blender)?
jelv (a.k.a Spoon Whittler)
   Why I have left Plusnet (warning: long post!)   
Broadband: Andrews & Arnold Home::1 (FTTC 80/20)
Line rental: Pulse 8 Home Line Rental (£14.40/month)
Mobile: iD mobile (£4/month)
Highlighted
Community Veteran
Posts: 26,786
Thanks: 989
Fixes: 10
Registered: ‎10-04-2007

Re: Name That Newspaper

[me=jelv]wonders if people are suspecting that he doesn't think much of our newspapers?[/me]
jelv (a.k.a Spoon Whittler)
   Why I have left Plusnet (warning: long post!)   
Broadband: Andrews & Arnold Home::1 (FTTC 80/20)
Line rental: Pulse 8 Home Line Rental (£14.40/month)
Mobile: iD mobile (£4/month)
Highlighted
Grafter
Posts: 19,757
Registered: ‎30-07-2007

Re: Name That Newspaper

do like my Mum, gets a 50 page newspaper every day, takes out the crossword and throws the rest away  Undecided Embarrassed Sad Angry
Highlighted
Community Veteran
Posts: 3,291
Thanks: 2
Registered: ‎10-08-2007

Re: Name That Newspaper

Smart lady your Mum
Highlighted
Moderator
Moderator
Posts: 29,615
Thanks: 3,067
Fixes: 459
Registered: ‎14-04-2007

Re: Name That Newspaper

How about 'The Politician' because they're both full of **it Roll_eyes

Customer and Forum Moderator. Windows 10 Firefox 79.0 (64-bit)

Highlighted
Grafter
Posts: 19,757
Registered: ‎30-07-2007

Re: Name That Newspaper

how about "The Daily Suppress"