It’s no secret that journalists like round numbers that make for pithy headlines. On day 50 of the Gaza fighting, some are ironically noting the “anniversary,” and even calling for the war to end today for just that reason.
— Arad Nir (@arad_nir) August 26, 2014
— Joshua Davidovich (@Josh_Davidovich) August 26, 2014
I have high heels that haven't lasted as long as this war. #50daysofbullshit
— Debra Kamin (@debra_kamin) August 26, 2014