Tuesday, December 16, 2008
Good excuse of the week...
This from Poynter.org:
The "best" of 2008's media errors and corrections
It's Regret the Error's annual round-up, with this year's "correction of the year" award going to Dave Barry for this explanation:
In yesterday's column about badminton, I misspelled the name of Guatemalan player Kevin Cordon. I apologize. In my defense, I want to note that in the same column I correctly spelled Prapawadee Jaroenrattanatarak, Poompat Sapkulchananart and Porntip Buranapraseatsuk. So by the time I got to Kevin Cordon, my fingers were exhausted.