As the new year is about to roll in, it seems that much of Twitter is owning up to their bad habits and neglectful impulses. Most of us have the best of intentions, but when it comes to follow-through it's a whole different story. That's what these memes are all about.
Above you can see the tweet that the Associated Press sent in regards to the bodies of the victims of the MH17 crash. Unfortunately, the grammatical ambiguity of the sentence gave it an entirely different meaning. For reference, here's what it could have been:
See? Nerds on the internet get into heated debates about the Oxford comma and grammatical clarity all the time, but this actually had some consequences! Luckily, they clarified the statement: