While I gave NBC News credit for breaking the news of astronaut Neil Armstrong’s death, someone at NBCNews.com screwed up big time with this headline, confusing Neil Armstrong and Neil Young:
No, Neil Young was not an astronaut, and is not dead. The current version of the story has the following correction: “Editor’s note: An earlier version of this story included the wrong name in the headline.”
- David Gregory Issues 'End Note' to Clarify Unverified Video From Gaza
- 'Sharknado 2:' Watch for Sharks, 'Today' Show Cameos, and also Sharks
- Who's That Guy Roaming the 'Today' Show Plaza?
- Here's What Happens When a News Magazine Uses Unauthorized YouTube Clips