Chances are good that a filing with the Federal Trade Commission that was full of mistakes wouldn’t get very far with its investigators.
Or would it? If this screenshot of an automated email from the FTC’s Office of Public Affairs, which media blogger Jim Romenesko posted to his website
Wednesday evening, is any indication, perhaps the agency isn’t as detail-oriented as people have been led to believe:
Romenesko wrote that the anonymous reader who sent in the screenshot said the cavalier approach the email takes to grammar “kind of makes me nervous.”
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One commenter on the Romenesko post pointed out that the official named in the email, Peter Kaplan, is only the acting FTC public affairs director, which set another commenter up for this zinger:
Matt Wilson is a staff writer for Ragan.com.