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Laurence Horn laurence.horn at YALE.EDU
Sun Jun 1 18:11:21 UTC 2008

At 1:56 PM -0400 6/1/08, Mark Mandel wrote:
>Bad online headline of the day:
>     From the LA Times' website
>Other major fires to strike Hollywood studios
>     When you click to it in panic, you discover it's a historical
>snippet, not a prediction.
>(hat-tip to madfilkentist)
And that it's about actual conflagrations, not studio heads who were
(or will be) dumped.


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