"We can't allow things that are inaccurate to stand." — The Word of Our Dan, February 19, 2008.

Wednesday, August 26, 2009

Peeve du jour (II)

"Ted Kennedy was 77-years-old."

No. He. WAS. NOT.

Ted Kennedy was 77 years old.

At most, Ted Kennedy was a 77-year-old man when he died today from brain cancer.

If you don't know the difference, you have no business editing CTV News Channel's abyssmal "scroll".


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