Monday, December 6, 2010

Say What You Mean

Ah, romance is in the air!  The royal wedding of Britain's Prince William and Kate Middleton was recently announced, and the news media was all astir with talk of the couple and the lavish upcoming ceremony.  In at least one instance, an AP reporter was apparently editing on the fly and didn't check to make sure she included all the words in this sentence:
"He [Prince William]…recently completed training a Royal Air Force search and rescue pilot."
There is a bit of difference between training a pilot and training AS a pilot…

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