"Unlike a brain surgeon, the beautiful part of writing is that you don't have to get it right the first time."
— Robert Cormier
Wednesday, January 11, 2017
Charlotte headline confuses me
HEADLINE FOUND ONLINE:Charlotte Church Shuts Down Trump Inauguration Offer In Bold Tweet
When I saw this, I thought the headline writer was talking about a church in Charlotte, N.C. I'd never heard of singer Charlotte Church; most of the singers and musicians I know are from the '50s, '60s and '70s.
If I'd written the headline, I'd have said "Singer Shuts Down..."