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.