Misleading headline of the week

. . . courtesy of the Christian Science Monitor: “Irish priest kidnapped in Philippines released by MILF.”

Reading the story one finds that the priest was released by the “Moro Islamic Liberation Front”, not an attractive mature woman with whom . . . well, never mind.

About Charles Davis

A writer and producer with whose work has aired on television and radio and been published by outlets such as Al Jazeera, The Intercept, The Nation and The New Republic.
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