Posted by ESC on May 17, 2004
In Reply to: Re: Stranger than ever posted by R. Berg on May 17, 2004
: : This was just emailed to me by someone who knows I collect typos:
: : From Travel Advance, a tourism e newsletter:
: : OOPS. Our report Thursday on National Tourism Week activities incorrectly quoted Florida Gov. Jeb Bush as saying that Florida's tourism industry is stranger than ever. While that may or may not be true, what the governor actually said was that the industry was "stronger" than ever.
: Somebody should send that to the New Yorker as a filler. They used one that I sent. It was a help-wanted ad from the local newspaper: "Sewer and manhole repair. Exp only. Immediate opening."
I'll suggest that. The guy that sent me that is a big fan of The New Yorker. I sent something to the Columbia Journalism Review that they used. That was a proud moment.