This old local paper front page went wildly viral because what a difference 24 years makes
It’s been a few days now since the Lionesses’ historic 2-1 win over Germany in the final of the European Championships, but the buzz has shown no sign of dying down just yet.
And this was just fabulous, an old local newspaper front page from 1998 which was brought bang up to date on Twitter.
— Scott Ottaway (@ScottOttaway) August 1, 2022
And here it is again, just in case that’s tricky to see in full.
Or, if you want to put it another way …
Left: Ellen White (1998)
Right: Ellen White (2022)
— Angry People in Local Newspapers (@angrypiln) August 2, 2022
This is too perfect. Thank you for cheering up our timelines or whatever they're called
— Harry (@flipdrivel) August 2, 2022
And here is the same paper – the Bucks Herald – and its report on ‘Aylesbury’s Ellen White’ and the Lionesses’ fabulous Euros glory.
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