Proofreading is a Dying Art these days!

Man Kills Self Before Shooting Wife and Daughter
This one I caught in the SGV Tribune the other day and called the Editorial Room and asked who wrote this. It took two or three readings before the editor realized that what he was reading was impossible!!! They put in a correction the next day.
I just couldn’t help but send this along. Too funny.
Something Went Wrong in Jet Crash, Expert Says
Really? Ya think?

Police Begin Campaign to Run Down Jaywalkers

Now that’s taking things a bit far!

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Panda Mating Fails; Veterinarian Takes Over

What a guy! 

Miners Refuse to Work after Death

No-good-for-nothing’ lazy so-and-so’s! They must be UNION !

J u venile Court to Try Shooting Defendant

See if that works any better than a fair trial!

War Dims Hope for Peace  
I can see where it might have that effect!

If Strike Isn’t Settled Quickly, It May Last Awhile
Ya think?!  

Cold Wave Linked to Temperatures  
Who would have thought!  

Enfield ( London ) Couple Slain;   Police   Suspect Homicide  
They may be on to something!

Red Tape Holds Up New Bridges  
You mean there’s something stronger than duct tape? 

Man Struck By Lightning:   Faces Battery Charge
He probably IS the battery charge!

New Study of Obesity Looks for Larger   Test Group  
Weren’t they fat enough?!

Astronaut Takes Blame for Gas in Spacecraft
That’s what he gets for eating those beans!
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Kids Make Nutritious Snacks  
Do they taste like chicken?

Local High School   Dropouts   Cut in Half  
Chainsaw Massacre all over again!

Hospitals are Sued by 7 Foot Doctors  
Boy, are they tall!

And the winner is….  

Typhoon Rips Through Cemetery; Hundreds Dead  

Did I read that right?


About J. D. Groover

I truely believe that what should matter most in life is how you see yourself, not how someone else tries to convince you to see yourself. *****Life is not about "finding yourself"*****its about creating yourself.!!!!! I write and post things here because I like to think I am contributing some things of value to my world. Some times a little humor, some times things with a more serious tone, but hopefully always in good taste. If what I post occasionally bites a politician in the ass, all the better :>)
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One Response to Proofreading is a Dying Art these days!

  1. I love these. Also amusing are the church bulletin ones. You’ve seen ’em.


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