Pence In Mojave

I’m glad to see Karina pushing the idea that private industry is more risk tolerant than government.

But content aside, this story seems to have a strange structure. I don’t think there’s a single graf in it with more than one sentence.

4 comments on this post.
  1. David Spain:

    *** (BAKERSFIELD, CA – AP) NOTE TO WIRE SERVICE EDITORS: FORMER AP WIRE SERVICE WRITER JAMES BURGER NOW WRITES FOR BAKERSFIELD.COM NEWS. ***
    -30-

    A style not seen since my days copying stories off my RTTY demodulator via shortwave.

  2. David Spain:

    I should explain. Where lots and lots of graphs were used in case a line feed character got dropped forcing line over strikes.

  3. Stephen Fleming:

    Those “600 people have already signed up to ride Spaceship 2 into low-Earth orbit” are in for a disappointment.

  4. David Spain:

    “ding” Attention passengers. The captain has just informed us that due to mechanical deficiencies with our spacecraft, our flight to orbit today has been diverted back to our departure point. Please check with your ticket agent at the gate for later departures to orbit. On behalf of Virgin Galactic I would like to thank you for flying with us today and we look forward to serving you in the future. … Flight attendants please prepare for arrival….