Embarrassing Typo on Koch Tombstone

Embarrassing Typo on Koch Tombstone

There are 11 comments on the ABC News story from Jun 18, 2013, titled Embarrassing Typo on Koch Tombstone. In it, ABC News reports that:

Former New York City Mayor Ed Koch meticulously planned his own funeral, but his tombstone has the wrong birth date.

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Dr Stinko

Hampton, VA

#1 Jun 18, 2013
This matters because.., why exactly?
Parden Pard

Bath, PA

#2 Jun 18, 2013
Dr Stinko wrote:
This matters because.., why exactly?
HELLO,,,Because it means that he was a hippie and a baby boomer.(and my mothers age,,for real)(even though he was corrupt,I liked him)

“If you're happy & you know it”

Since: Feb 13

clap your hands!

#3 Jun 18, 2013
IDK... if it said kooch instead of the wrong birthday maybe I'd care
Ferretman

United States

#4 Jun 18, 2013
Dr Stinko wrote:
This matters because.., why exactly?
It matters to me, I love me some big Koch!
Duhh

Riverside, NJ

#6 Jun 19, 2013
I doubt if he even noticed.

“Denny Crain”

Since: Jan 11

Location hidden

#7 Jun 19, 2013
Duhh wrote:
I doubt if he even noticed.
Politicians have been known to cook the books :)

Since: Dec 12

Location hidden

#8 Jun 19, 2013
Duhh wrote:
I doubt if he even noticed.
You think????

LOL :)

I wonder if the person who put it on the tombstone was dyslex?

Since: Jan 11

Location hidden

#9 Jun 19, 2013
At least they got the name right, they coould have put something distasteful on there, like "Spitzer" or "Weiner".

“We're all Bozos on this bus”

Since: Jan 07

Indianapolis, IN

#10 Jun 19, 2013
Mayor Bloomberg was overheard insisting Ed's family be fined unless the date was changed to '32 or earlier.
So what

Corning, NY

#12 Jun 20, 2013
I don't care...
deadern hail

Lampasas, TX

#15 Jun 20, 2013
Duhh wrote:
I doubt if he even noticed.
Thats funny

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