I Can't Believe the News Headline I Just Read

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    Wow.

    sometimes news headlines are worded really poorly. or sometimes the news headlines are just shocking. i created this group/story to have a place to list those headlines. "pregnancy scam netted cash, *****". reading that made me do a triple take. [http://www.wyff4.com...
    journeyfulloflaughter journeyfulloflaughter
    26-30, F
    Dec 13, 2007

    Not the Best Wording.

    the headline reads, "Two pupils from every school in England to be sent to Auschwitz in Government-funded visits" i think "two pupils from every school in England to visit Auschwitz memorial on Government's tab" might have been a better word choice. "to...
    journeyfulloflaughter journeyfulloflaughter
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Feb 4, 2008

    Breaking News 5/30/13: Poison Plot; More Tornados;

    These are the two stories that GMA had as their "breaking" news stories at the start of their broadcast. I guess it was a slow news day, which is a good thing. They didn't have any "really big" murders to report and no one got killed by the weather last night. I feel like maybe...
    Chelebub Chelebub
    51-55, F
    May 30, 2013

    Words, I Always Wonder Why Television Reporters Say Such Stupid Things Sometimes!

    How many times have you been watching a television program, such as a talk show or the news, when people say things that aren't scripted and you catch yourself thinking "he just said what?" and the more you think about it the more it doesn't make sense or you wonder if is funny...
    Chelebub Chelebub
    51-55, F
    Dec 28, 2012
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