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13 Delightful Guardian Corrections

Everyone makes mistakes. At least the people at The Guardian do it in style.

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1. When they suggested you could make toast by tilting the toaster on its side.

Newspaper correction of the day c/o @guardian

Declan Cashin@Tweet_DecFollow

Newspaper correction of the day c/o @guardian

1:20 PM - 10 Jan 15ReplyRetweetFavorite

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4. When they said transgender US soldier and whistleblower Chelsea Manning took Ellen's selfie, when in fact it was Bradley Cooper.

5. When they suggested that The xx had won a BRIT Award when in fact it was placeholder text.

Handwringing complicated apology / correction in The Guardian today ...

Kevin Cummins@KCMANCFollow

Handwringing complicated apology / correction in The Guardian today ...

1:01 PM - 24 Feb 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

6. When they suggested that a vagina could smell like peaches.

7. When they suggested that savage sheep attacked people.

Great Guardian correction. No, the Philistines were not attacked by hordes of 'savage sheep'

David Byers@davidbyers26Follow

Great Guardian correction. No, the Philistines were not attacked by hordes of 'savage sheep'

10:00 AM - 29 Jan 15ReplyRetweetFavorite

8. When a rogue hyphen caused havoc.

Awesome correction in today's @guardian, to be filed under "why hyphens are important"

David Bennett@davidfuzzylimeFollow

Awesome correction in today's @guardian, to be filed under "why hyphens are important"

9:22 PM - 12 Jan 15ReplyRetweetFavorite

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9. When they took a photo of the wrong John Major.

Classy correction in the Guardian: "the picture of John Major was in fact someone pretending to be him."

Jeremy Vine@theJeremyVineFollow

Classy correction in the Guardian: "the picture of John Major was in fact someone pretending to be him."

7:51 PM - 29 Nov 13ReplyRetweetFavorite

11. When they mistakenly suggested that everyone should purchase 13kg of lamb to make a nice lamb tangine.

Perhaps our best correction since "we had the worst team in the Premiership" (should have been "worst tea").

Guardian style guide@guardianstyleFollow

Perhaps our best correction since "we had the worst team in the Premiership" (should have been "worst tea").

8:56 PM - 08 Sep 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

13. And the time they omitted a key detail regarding a football club chairman.

My favourite ever @guardian Correction and Clarification…

Eleanor O'Kane@eleanorokaneFollow

My favourite ever @guardian Correction and Clarification…

9:57 AM - 10 Oct 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

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