Word Ways


Jim Puder


When either intentional or accidental occult "messages" are discovered in the body of some prominent text, they are of potential interest to logology. Here is the story of one such "message" of recent occurrence whose true nature -- accidental or artificial -- is a subject of dispute. All of the particular facts cited herein were taken from a front page article in the October 28, 2009 San Francisco Chronicle, which article may be examined in its entirety at the Chronicle's website, sfgate.com.