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May 13, 2011

Pastor regrets posting baby pat-down photo on Twitter

KANSAS CITY, Mo., May 11 (Reuters) – The Reverend Jacob Jester said on Wednesday he wishes he never would have posted a picture on Twitter of a baby being patted down by security agents at Kansas City International Airport.

Your reporter needs a lesson from his editor on the use of the past conditional tense.

He is paid way too much to make this kind of ignorant grammatical mistake. Whatever happened to “had”?

Mem

I have to agree, that shouldn’t have made it onto the wire: GBU Editor

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