Sep. 3, 2008 at 7:12pm
This blog had reported earlier that Mark Briggs of The [tacoma] News Tribune had perished in an unfortunate hot air ballooning accident. We apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused.
May this correction serve as a moment of weakness in the pioneering spirit of independent news media.
- Charred remnants of a hairpiece
- partly reconstructed midsection of odor-eating shoe insert
- unattributed eyewitness accounts
New Evidence has Emerged
At first after receiving several emails from different people claiming to be Mr. Briggs (and suspecting a PRO-Air Balloon special interest conspiracy) we demanded photographic proof (see below).
PHOTO: Mark Briggs of The [Tacoma] News Tribune lives.
Our ApologiesTo the family of Mr. Briggs, Wife and two little children, Track & Bristol, our heart felt apologies. We offer a 5% discount on any future Tacomic purchases as a token of good faith.
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