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In our continuing mission to seek out strange and hilarious newspaper mistakes, we came across the following item from the Fort Worth Star-Telegram:

Blogger Fred Witzell wrote to Hurst Mayor Richard Ward that his membership in Mayors Against Illegal Guns was a disgrace. After that, Ward responded that Witzell was “dumb” and “ugly.” Witzell then responded that Ward was an “idiot” mayor. The sequence of events was incorrect Thursday in an article.”

He started it!

Dave Mann has been with the Observer since 2003. Before that, he worked as a reporter in Fort Worth and Washington, D.C. He was born and raised in Philadelphia. He thinks border collies are the world’s greatest dogs, and believes in the nourishing powers of pickup basketball.