It is a sign of how messed up is our autoism that even in what appears to be a clear attack at the US Capitol, the early news stories erase the driver.
|Front page of the SJ website just before noon|
|Four paragraphs down, they mention a driver|
The SJ isn't alone. AP, NPR, Bloomberg all erase the driver, but CBS gets it right.
Here are three headlines from Saturday's newspapers.
|A mixture of descriptions|
The SJ/USA Today version splits the difference, using "car strikes" in the dek, but "a man rammed" in the article. The NY Times clearly says "driver rams car."