Thursday, April 28, 2011

Sunday, April 24, 2011

Bad headline of the day

Tragic romance eclipses 2nd-to-last shuttle flight

There is absolutely nothing tragic about their romance. If anything, it's just the opposite--his love and devotion to her is so clear, and I'm sure it has contributed to her recovery.

I also think they used the wrong word to describe the quarantine astronauts enter a week before their flights. It is not a "custom." It is a required procedure, to ensure they are not sick when they start their mission.

The Associated Press really needs to improve its editing.