Ed Driscoll

Wow, And I Thought Reuters Was Bad

Want to see an amazing headline? Check out the one atop this Arab Times article:

Pakistan team to visit ‘Israel’

I can honestly say, I’ve ever seen a sovereign nation’s name in scare quotes before. I can only theorize the local editor put the quotes in the headline; the body copy from the Agence France Presse wire service doesn’t contain them.