Scott, (Canning Times Foreign Editor): It’s a dangerous story for this paper.
Ben Bradlee (Canning Ed): How dangerous?
Scott, Foreign Editor: Well, it’s not that we’re using nameless sources that bothers me. Or that everything we print, the White House denies. Or that no other papers are reprinting our stuff. It’s just that I feel uncomfortable with the word “Poo.” All The President’s Men
An excellent find from Dave, where the masthead inadvertently reveals the inner workings of that journalistic powerhouse The Canning Times.
If it had just said Heading and Copy, it might have seemed like a mistake, but the added poo smacks a little of sabotage. Who is the culprit? Deep Throat would have said “Follow the lack of money…”