Good, Bad, and Ugly

Profane pictures?

November 14, 2011

I have a complaint about profane pictures.

I visit reuters.com with my family to read news together with my children.

We appreciate if the site continues to stay clean. Now we have started noticing that it displays pictures of Victoria’s Secret fashion show, or video on a beheaded Mexican blogger.

Feeding conspiracy theories?

October 18, 2011

Many people are linking through Yahoo to a photo you’re running of someone in boots walking on the US flag in Zuccotti Square.

What country was it?

July 28, 2011

We love to see your pictures every day but please, please mention the country after the city or province.

The zoo is open…

July 18, 2011

The Minnesota Zoo re-opened on July 3 (2 days after the shutdown began) but its still reported on Reuters as being closed.

Splendid photojournalism…

June 30, 2011

A demonstrator is detained by riot police during anti-austerity protests in Athens, June 29, 2011. Greece’s parliament has approved unpopular austerity measures on Wednesday, despite violent protests, to secure international funds to prevent the euro zone’s first sovereign default. REUTERS/John Kolesidis

The wrong Lewis…

May 18, 2011

Somebody might want to sort this story out. Jerry Lewis and Jerry Lee Lewis are not the same person.

Offensive photo?

March 14, 2011

LIBYA

This picture is offensive and should be removed. It shows humanity at one of its weakest points. Imagine yourself in this youth’s position, regardless of opinion.

The wrong tomb?

February 22, 2011

gbu pope tomb 490

You have the wrong information in a photo caption.

The Photo is Benedict XVI praying in front of tomb of John Paul I. John Paul II is buried in ground, and has a slanting tombstone.

A bad choice of photos…

February 18, 2011

gbu ship 490

You are showing one of our vessels (the Rotterdam Express) on your homepage with an article on a ship which blocks the Suez Canal. None of our vessels is involved in the incident and I have to ask you to remove the photo immediately from this article.

The wrong church?

December 7, 2010

gbu wrong churchCould you please correct the picture posted with this article?

The picture is of the Holy Trinity Ukrainian Orthodox Cathedral of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of Canada, which in no way is connected to the story.