John M. Becker

Might Want to Rephrase That

Filed By John M. Becker | June 25, 2014 7:00 PM | comments

Filed in: Media
Tags: AP, Associated Press, bloopers, editing, fail, Frank Schaefer, Methodists, proofreading, United Methodist Church

And now, in the "Might Want to Rephrase That" Department...

The person in charge of the Associated Press's Twitter feed yesterday had to issue a quick clarification after their initial tweet about Methodist pastor Rev. Frank Schaefer's defrocking, which was -- shall we say -- confusing.

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Now that's a "non-traditional" marriage!

Original tweets here and here.


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