British Media and 5 inch guns
The Daily Star was an outraged because they thought £183m spent on 5" naval gun mean length, not diameter or projectile.
~ Aristotle Sabouni
It's not just that they had a single staff writer that was that stupid, it's that the Senior editors, fact checkers, and entire staff was so mind-numbingly dumb as to not even think to question the story.
That says what you need to know about about their collective wisdom of the entire British Press, on anything gun related. (And most other topics).
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