They were once ubiquitous, normal, and accepted. Now, however, the hitchhiker really has vanished.
Strangers standing on your doorstep singing about Good King Wenceslas? A vanishing rarity.
The online newspaper The Independent used to be a dead-tree version, too. Is this a path other titles may be forced to take?
Another example of The Future that remains firmly in The Past. But wait! Also an example of The Future hiding in The Past.
The name vanished in 1991. Except not quite…
It cost too much money. It ruined political careers. It was a monument to corporate sponsorship. Welcome to the queue.
Sock puppets are in the news this week. Not the Internet sort. The real sort.
The last travellers on a Club 18-30 holiday have returned to the UK. The last banana boat has sailed for this once hugely popular holiday brand.