‘Paypal visit’ typo costs someone their dignity

In the midst of the flurry of Pope coverage last week, one station stumbled on a lower third, proudly proclaiming coverage of the “Paypal Visit.”

Yep, that’s “Paypal” — as in online payment service PayPal.

Sure, “papal” and “PayPal” do sound awfully similar. And this is a lesson of what happens when millennials with no clue about religious terminology are running Chyron.

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