The Lower Case

Headlines that editors probably wish they could take back

Elderly woman found using GPS—The Herald News (Fall River, MA) 10/8/11

SARGEANT: Victim donated to charity—The Journal News (White Plains, NY) 11/24/11

Man falls hard on first date but will recover—The Oregonian 11/15/11

Religion: Packers down Indianapolis on last-second field goal. 1C.—Leader-Telegram (Eau Claire, WI) 8/27/11

Colon Seems Headed For Long Relief Role—The Wall Street Journal 3/24/11

Biker sought in attempt to entice boys—The Buffalo News 11/4/11

Jewish groups praise Obama for genocide strategy—JTA: The Global News Service of the Jewish People 8/4/11

Money has been tight since Chicago resident Sylvester Miller was laid off as a packer at General Products Corporation in April 2009—AARP Bulletin January-February

New President at Kansas City Fed—The New York Times 9/16/11

Our View: Keep flashing legal—The Panama City (FL) News Herald 11/1/11

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The Editors are the staffers of Columbia Journalism Review.