The UK Daily Mail COPIES an Ephemeral NY story
Coincidence? One day after Ephemeral New York ran a post about the heartbreaking notes pinned to babies left at the Foundling Asylum, the UK Daily Mail ran a startlingly similar piece, with the same photos, notes, and practically the same text word for word.
Interestingly, the Daily Mail article has no byline; it was written by a “Daily Mail Reporter.” It also includes no reference to the Ephemeral New York post that seemed to have inspired (and I use that term loosely) it.
Special thanks to Daily Mail commenter Michael for writing in about that paper “borrowing” Ephemeral’s story: