This morning, CNN won the race to be first, but lost on the not-so-small matter of getting the story right. This is what CNN.com looked like for at least five minutes this morning.
The technical journalistic term for that is : Oops.
Eventually, CNN.com was updated to this:
Obviously, mistakes happen. God knows there are too many red-lettered correction notices attached to Ad Age stories for our liking. It just seems rare that news mistakes are this big and this public.
But CNN can take solace in the fact that Fox News got it wrong on TV.