May 22nd, 2004

rolling cat

Unintentional humor

The LiveJournal RSS feed t25nyt feeds the top 25 most-emailed stories from the New York Times each day. It gives the title of the story, the URL, and supposedly the first line or two of the story. But frequently it gets the first lines mixed up with those from another story. This can create interesting juxtapositions, as in this entry:


Sticking Up for Rumsfeld
Sticking Up for Rumsfeld

Scientists say they have found genetic variations that allow them to distinguish among 85 dog breeds and to identify an individual dog's breed with 99 percent accuracy.