Wednesday, January 16, 2008

You're a mean drunk

Today we printed a mistake.

Not the first time in my career as a reporter, but definitely the one that has garnered the most phone calls.

What we wrote: Northeast's AA meetings will come to end after this week. For other meeting places in the area, call the Kansas City AA Hotline at...

What we should have written: Northeast's Al-Anon meetings will end after this week. For other meeting places...

Number of angry, defensive, confused phone calls from recovering alcoholics: 14

Really, folks, just chill out and have a beer...oh, wait.

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