The Hollywood Reporter: Did someone say “Playboy”?!

The story: 10 TV Shows Canceled Faster Than ‘The Playboy Club’ (

The mistake: “NBC’s 1960s drama saw a flurry of controversy even before it premiered this fall, with the Parents Television Council… Due to the PTCs campaign, several advertisers… ”

The Copy Vigilante says: Anything with “Playboy” in the title gets my attention. So I promptly clicked on this article to read it. And I promptly found an editing mistake in the second sentence that I read. The Hollywood Reporter got the first abbreviation with a possessive ‘s’ right, (NBC’s) but blew it with the second one and forgot the apostrophe mark. And it sure would be nice if they could get that Playboy show back on TV!