The title of this blog comes from a Gaelic expression -"putting on the poor mouth"-which means to exaggerate the direness of one's situation in order to gain time or favour from creditors.
22 February 2012
Journalist Memorial, Bayeux
Marie Colvin and Remi Ochlik will have their names added here
They will join over 2,000 other journalists who have died in the course of their duty since 1944, Sean Flynn, son of Errol was one of these when he and colleague Dana Stone were murdered by the Khmer Rouge