Thought the highly cultured @nytimes would have known the difference between England and Britain...—
Jason Cowan (@jason_manc) July 07, 2013
Andy Murray has become the first British person to win the Wimbledon men’s singles title since 1936. While he is a Brit, he is not English. He is a Scot. The New York Times confused that point.
The error did not go unnoticed.
We guess geography is just that hard for some.
Later, the ‘paper of record’ tweeted a more accurate title.