BBC Bad Language

I guess nobody is immune from typing or spelling errors, but, dear BBC, this really jumped out at me. I guess it highlights the importance of proofreading.


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4 Responses to BBC Bad Language

  1. djpaterson says:

    Didn’t take them long to correct it.

  2. I always remember reading a blooper in a UK newspaper, it described a police officer as a, ‘Defective in the Police farce.’

  3. Pete Denton says:

    It makes you feel better that they also make mistakes. You would expect them to have a stringent proofing policy so it’s surprising it got through.

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