Dewey beats Pats

Incorrect Boston Globe headline about the Patriots

The perils of publishing an edition for a state 1,000 miles away: The Fort Pointer has a friend vacationing in Florida, who forwarded a photo of the front page of the Boston Globe's early Florida edition.

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    Damn that Putin!

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    First Kraft's ring. Then the election. Now TB12's jersey!

    Will the fiend stop at nothing?

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    To be fair to the Globe

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    They sent an e-mail to subscribers this morning noting the possibility of a late delivery "[d]ue to overnight production issues." My assumption is that the issue was a complete redesign of the paper starting at about 10:30 PM.

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    News travels...

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    But Florida is much closer to Houston than Boston is. The post riders carrying news of the game should have reached Florida long before they arrived in Boston!

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    Why on earth, in this day and

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    Why on earth, in this day and age, is the Globe sending out print editions that far away? No wonder they're in trouble.

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    Actually, makes sense

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    Retired people are more likely to still want to get a printed paper. And where do a lot of retired Bostonians move?

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    If anything...

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    The fact that they do put out a printed Florida edition shows that whatever "trouble" the Globe is in that you're referring to is vastly overstated.

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    Alternative Universe

    Imagine the comments here if the Patriots just gave up or the Falcon survived with a field goal or something.

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