April 20th, 2009

belize

Newspaper Death

When I read blogs, I'm more tolerant to grammatical mistakes. But the AP? C'mon:
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2009/04/19/ap-obama-gores-foreign-po_n_188770.html

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At his news conference Obama said he didn't think he did much damage to U.S. security or interests by shaking the hand of Chavez, whose country has a defense budget about one-six hundredth the size of the United States, and depends upon it's oil reserves for solvency.

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(emphasisze mine)

Seriously, AP editors? Seriously, Steven R. Hurst?

Maybe the newspapers should die.