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losing your job because you misspelled the name of someone who has just given birth to a son called "Bronx Mowgli" has got to be pretty disheartening.
Sub-editing is srs bsnss.
It is probably covered by misconduct or summat under the terms of employment
You sub-edit a celeb mag and spell a celebs name wrong on the COVER, you'reouttathere.
It'll get blamed on Dean Juniorsub or whoever did it, but given that the editor and the chief sub will have seen and approved the page, if a lackey ends up clearing their desk over this they'll have cause to feel aggrieved. Plus, like Fihiki said: BRONX MOWGLI.
It's not the worst reason for a sub-editor.