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7-13-2010 @ 4:21PM
"Thank you for writing the Center for Disease Control. Yesterday we sent a number of letters in response to concerns about flu season. Unfortunately, as you may have heard, these letters were infected with anthrax. Truly, this was a disappointing and ironic mistake on our behalf and we sincerely apologize for the error.Sincerely,Your friends at the CDC."
7-14-2010 @ 8:25AM
Unfortunately, this metaphor is really, really, bad. You can't attach anthrax to a letter by mistake. However, it is pretty easy to hit "reply all" to an email by mistake.That being said, it is certainly a facepalm moment, and a pretty rookie mistake.
7-14-2010 @ 9:40AM
Fortunately, it's not a metaphor. It's just a joke about irony.
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