They said later that they were using the shock tactic
to raise awareness of the public's attitude to poverty and had the words Help the Poor and advertising for children's charity Unicef on the back of their signs.
It's the latest shock tactic
in their week-long campaign to oust the government of prime minister Abhisit Vejjajiva.
MANAMA: Shock tactics
using horrific pictures on tobacco packaging are being brought in to combat smoking in Bahrain and the GCC.
EastEnders has long been a show where misery reigns supreme, but the show's producers are really scraping the bottom of the barrel if this kind of shock tactic
is the only thing they can come up with to attract viewers.
The view among many in one Coventry pub yesterday was that the shock tactic
posters would make no difference.
The shock tactic
has won national and international recognition, with one advertising executive saying the posters tick all the right boxes for an advertising campaign designed to change behaviour and could be used across the UK.
THE phrase credit crunch has become the latest in a long line of shock tactic
nonsense expressions designed to enhance our willingness to give in to the demands of government, both national and local, and pay through the nose for the basic necessities of life.
POLICE will adopt a crooks' shock tactic
to prevent motorists falling prey to carjammers.
Mills said the shock tactic
had come as the response to a dire weekend performance in which they were beaten 3-1 by neighbours Mansfield.
Director Greg Doran said: "It was a shock tactic
but that wore off and now it's just Andre in his box.
It is hoped the shock tactic
will encourage parents to buy real nappies as opposed to disposable ones.