[Clips] Does Zarqawi Take Shorthand? (was Re: OpinionJournal - Best of the Web Today - December 9, 2005)

R. A. Hettinga rah at shipwright.com
Fri Dec 9 16:41:07 PST 2005


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 At 2:09 PM -0500 12/9/05, OpinionJournal wrote:
 >Does Zarqawi Take Shorthand?  http://msnbc.msn.com/id/10382716/
 >
 >Here's an amusing goof from the Associated Press: "Terrorists also have
 >made only infrequent use of stenography, the practice of hiding a text
 >message in another kind of file, typically a picture."
 >
 >Actually, stenography, also known as shorthand, is a method of taking
 >notes. The AP meant  steganography
 >http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Steganography .

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