The lengths some people will go to!

Some writers will go to great lengths to write an attention-grabbing headline — even if it’s not exactly accurate. I’m thinking of this headline on yahoo.com, where the writer seems to think a newborn can be 2 feet tall:

fp tall

Newborns (and all children up to the age of two) aren’t measured for their height, but their length. This newborn was 2 feet long.

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