Tuesday, January 19, 2010

Why newspapers need copy editors

Brian C. sent this along, noting the error in the lead, which says many people "staid" put during a storm. Perhaps they were staid, but in this case, they should have "stayed" put.


andygirl said...

This takes me back to childhood, when my dad had me scour the newspapers with him, searching for errors. *sigh* Thanks, Dad!

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