Guest Post: Let Me Fix That For You, Pacific Standard

The recent Ebola outbreak has the news media in the grips of a misinfornado.  At Red Ink, we feel that accurate reporting is a top priority.  Science writer, @rocza, sent us this terrific markup of the first page of the Pacific Standard’s Terrible Awful No Good Very Bad  Coverage. There’s so much to correct here, it looks like the pen is… uh… bleeding out.  Courtesy of our guest editor, let me fix that for you, Pacific Standard…

Update: read Kelly Hills’ complete writeup on her inked commentary HERE

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To read Ms. Hills’ own excellent writing on the subject, go HERE and HERE.

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