Craig Silverman

On The Media

Regret the Error 2011

Friday, December 30, 2011

Every year at this time, we invite Craig Silverman of Poynter's Regret the Error blog to fill us in on the media's biggest mistakes of the past 12 months.  He tells Bob about an ironic name mix-up and a very blatant case of plagiarism.

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On The Media

The Facts on the Fact Checking Community

Friday, December 16, 2011

In order to cut a path through the reams of information that inundates media consumers, more organizations then ever are fact-checking claims made by partisan outfits and politicians. But press accuracy watchdog Craig Silverman tells Bob that people deliberately spreading untruth are so well-organized and well funded that this campaign season, news consumers may find it even harder to sort fact from fiction.

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On The Media

A Few Regrets

Friday, December 26, 2008

Craig Silverman, editor of the website (now a book)Regret the Error, joins us every December to catalogue journalism’s most egregious blunders of the past twelve months, some accidental some not. Guess what one newspaper misspelled on its front page.

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