The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #132499   Message #4086740
Posted By: Mrrzy
06-Jan-21 - 12:24 PM
Thread Name: BS: Language Pet Peeves
Subject: RE: BS: Language Pet Peeves
This is why I post all those headlines that made some folks accuse me of quibbling. It is worse in a published source, to me too.

Besides, they could hire me to proofread and save themselves the embarrassment!

I often tell the reporter whose byline was mis-headlined. They are sometimes grateful.