Doodle Bug (minikin) wrote,
Doodle Bug
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journalistic license

Does anyone else see anything disturbing about this headline/subheads combination?

US put Iraqi looters on notice
2 mass graves may hold up to 15,000 bodies
FAMILIES DIG WITH HANDS

No, they're not dumping looters in mass graves. But yes, residents of the areas where the graves were found are using their hands in the final stages of uncovering the bodies.

I thought about linking to the article, but the Herald Leader chose to break up the articles by the differing subject matter on their web site.
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