Lately we have tried to use our modest pulpit here as a perch from which to issue small corrections to published media.
The object is not to practice one-upmanship and cry “Gotcha!”, but to appeal to a future generation of scribblers to be more careful in spelling and usage.
Today’s culprit is Matt Drudge, who is running a headline: Bush Extols Graduates To Embrace Values.
There is nothing wrong with extolling (i.e. praising) graduates. But one suspects that the intended word was ‘Exhorts‘.