You can take a look at some of the other typos described in the book here. (Thank you for the tip-off, Faye D'Souza.)
- Also read: "Headline headaches and other bloopers".
This blog is for students of Commits, a media college in Bangalore, where I teach journalism. My aim here is to provide links to articles that will enhance our students' understanding of the media and help them to improve their writing skills, broaden their horizons, and expand their worldview. My hope is that The Reading Room will also help them to become better media professionals.
|Early in 2010, Gregorio Iniguez, managing director of the Chilean Mint, was sacked after he authorised the production of 1.5m 50-peso coins that spelled the country's name 'C-H-I-I-E'. By the time he was kicked out it was too late; the coins remain in circulation to this day.|
This was published yesterday on the Education Page of Dubai's Khaleej Times : WHAT YOU MUST DO TO BECOME A JOURNALIST By Rames...