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Perplexed, But Not Puzzled

images-8.jpgThe Orange County Register’s new computer system somehow replaced a page that was suppose to run yesterday’s Sudoku and Dear Abby advice column with a page from June 8.

Incensed readers flooded the paper with calls, prompting a features editor to leave a promise on her outgoing voicemail that she’d send individual angry callers the right Sudoku puzzle if they left their names and numbers. The editor told us she got between 75 and 100 calls – and that was just for an error that ran in some of the papers.

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