I heart copy editors

Rikki text messaged me tonight, advising me to check out the NY Times opinion piece about copy editors. Enough said.

There will always be a place in my heart for copy editors, so of course I dropped what I was doing and hunted it down.

“Where’s the section on copy editing?” I asked the guy at the entrance.
He wasn’t sure. “Try Internet, TV and Radio, on the third floor.”
“For copy editing? Newspaper copy editing?”
He checked with a colleague. “News History, on five,” she said.

Read the original piece here.

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