CNN’s atrocious reporting, and some amazing Book Craft

I was just reading a news update about Formula One test driver Maria de Villota, whose horrific accident I mentioned here. I never had much faith in CNN’s terrible reporting (more than two decades after the Soviet Union fell, they still use Russian names for all of the Ukrainian cities – talk about ignorance!).

However, their story on de Villota was bad even by their standards.

They declared de Villota to be the first woman to ever drive in Formula One.

To the morons at CNN: type “female Formula One drivers” into Google.

This is the result you’ll get:


It’s very sad that these so-called journalists are paid to research their stories.

Moving on from that, I found this wonderful creation on Tumblr:

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