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Caption writers protect the Easter Bunny from would-be Trump assassins and Elma Fudd

The President of the United States is on the LEFT.

 

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“Excellent use of parentheses. Bravo caption writers.” tweets @Zoeparamour.

“Sometimes Breaking News comes at exactly the perfect moment” adds @Melissajpeltier.

 

donald trump rabbit

 

Spotter: Twitter/@MelissaJPeltier & Twitter/@ZoeParamour

Posted: 22nd, April 2017 | In: Key Posts, Politicians, TV & Radio | Comment


BBC TV Caption special: Secret of the universe revealed

BBC TV caption

…but first the weather in your area…

Posted: 11th, February 2016 | In: TV & Radio | Comment


‘Live From Nilufer’s Vagina’ – TV caption of the year

As seen on ITV’s This Morning show: “Live from Nilufer’s vagina”:

 

live from nilufer's vagina

Posted: 9th, February 2016 | In: TV & Radio | Comment


Caption fail of the day: the ‘penis is’ becomes a ‘penis’

To Australia, where the TV subtitle writer is illustrating the importance of remembering to press the space bar…

 

subtitle fail

Posted: 4th, February 2016 | In: TV & Radio | Comment


The best TV caption job titles ever

THE best TV caption job titles ever features people expert in fields outside of the norm. TV loves experts. It doesn’t matter hat you’re an expert in, so long as you say you’re an expert in it:

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Posted: 24th, June 2012 | In: TV & Radio | Comment


TV Captions: The Best Ones Ever

THOSE TV confessional shows feature people whose lives can be summed up in twelve words or less: Byron says he’s “proud to be a prostitute; “Lanieka eats four rolls of toilet paper a week”; “Kimberly says Gary accused the dog of giving him a hickey on her neck”. The TV researcher has listened to their stories and distilled the lot into one pithy, sensationalist line. Here are some of the best:

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Posted: 6th, December 2010 | In: TV & Radio | Comment