Headlines editors probably wish they could take back

Happy pre-Thanksgiving! To celebrate the short week, we bring you an extra-long Lower case filled with favorites from our archives.

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Lewiston (Me.) Daily Sun, 4/2/79

 

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San Francisco Chronicle, 12/15/82

 

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The Buffalo News, 4/6/83

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Morning News and Evening Journal (Wilmington, Del.), 9/29/83

 

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Hamilton, Ont., Spectator, 6/8/85

 

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