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Old 03 February 2009, 02:28 PM
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Default 'Facts' in Omaha crime e-mail weren't even close

http://www.snopes.com/crime/warnings/omaha.asp

The Feb. 3 Omaha World-Herald had a followup article on this, which included some information from an e-mail interview with snopes. I've had problems linking to World-Herald stories before, let's see if it works this time:

http://www.omaha.com/index.php?u_pag...u_sid=10553841
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Old 03 February 2009, 02:39 PM
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I'm pretty sure that before the 2004 Democratic convention I never saw "Omaha" and read "Obama" by mistake. now I do it all the time!
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Old 03 February 2009, 03:50 PM
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I'm pretty sure that before the 2004 Democratic convention I never saw "Omaha" and read "Obama" by mistake. now I do it all the time!
I didn't do that with this title, but I did misread "Stakes" as "Steaks."

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Old 03 February 2009, 07:50 PM
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I'm pretty sure that before the 2004 Democratic convention I never saw "Omaha" and read "Obama" by mistake. now I do it all the time!
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I didn't do that with this title, but I did misread "Stakes" as "Steaks."

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First I did one, then I did the other one.
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