Tuesday, February 28, 2006

No Hyphen in 'Revenge'

If you thought the copy editors you read about at Common Sense Journalism were harsh, wait till you see this.

8 comments:

MuPu said...

Ouch. Can't we all just get a-long?

Dr Zen said...

Absolutely-hilarious post.

Autumn said...

Is it sad that I actually laughed out loud?

but_seriously said...

Hysterical, but I somehow feel the need to point out that this is from The Onion.

For those of you who aren't familiar with The Onion, it is a parody.

mlivingston said...

> For those of you who aren't familiar with The Onion, it is a parody.

Officially, yes, but I'm not so sure.

Kuan Yin said...

I think that The Onion has us pegged: "Someday, I Will Copyedit The Great American Novel".

LA said...

I thought it was laugh-out-loud funny and sadly insightful.

THeDoktur said...

Sometimes, I think legitimate news easily can be dismissed as parody.