Error correctors make a big error

The Typo Eradication Advancement League (TEAL) received some attention in the news media and from the justice system recently. Two members of TEAL, which makes a crusade of correcting errors on public signage, have been banned from national parks after vandalizing a historic sign at the Grand Canyon. Read a news story about it here.

I heard about this incident from Friday night’s "Worst Person" segment on MSNBC’s "Countdown With Keith Olbermann." If you can stomach Olbermann’s liberal bent, click on the embedded video below.

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