City Desk

Post‘s War on Numbers Continues

A sad story plays out every few weeks on the Post's corrections page: the Post's staff seems unable to figure out the difference between thousands, millions, and billions. Previously, the Post said the Green Lantern made billions of dollars, instead of millions (Ryan Reynolds wishes!).

Today, the Post admitted in Corrections that its story on interstate bus lines was off by 699,300,000 people.

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  • FREDTERP

    Where are the proofreaders. FREDTERP

  • puzzled

    I guess they wish they could do that with their circulation

  • Cap City Records Panhandler

    @puzzled nice zing ... Freudian slip by the copy desk?

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