An editor needs to be fired.
Friday, December 03, 2010 :::
FIFA sent the World Cup into uncharted territory Thursday, handing the 2018 edition to Russia and going to Qatar in 2022.FIFA is going to Qatar. I suppose that's metonymy.
Often derided as a conservative organization, the decisions were a big gamble for FIFA,The decisions are derided as a conservative organization?
Well, okay, most of the report is just clunky. Maybe the editor didn't read to the end:
No stadium would be more than an hour apart, while many would be dismantled and sections would be sent to poor nations.I was confused, midway through the sentence, as to how a stadium could be more than an hour apart; fortunately the end of the sentence provides some guidance on that.
::: posted by dWj at 2:03 PM