Tuesday, July 21, 2009

Sarah Palin is no grammar (or fact check) queen and I've fallen in love with Vanity Fair all over again

Vanity Fair had their chief copy editor and the rest of the copy desk copy-edit the resignation speech Sarah Palin. One of the most important speeches of her career and it bleeds, and bleeds, and bleeds.

All of the editor notes that say "misleading" and "please explain" are my favorites in particular.

Power, Politics, Copy-Editing, Journalists Being Snarky and Out-Smarting Crappy Politicians, I LOVE. I LOVE. I LOVE.

Read it in full HERE.

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