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The Biggest Media Errors of 2013, the Never Ending Debate about Benghazi, and More

Friday, January 03, 2014

Annual roundup of the biggest media mistakes of the last year, why we won't stop arguing about Benghazi anytime soon, and confessions of a click-bait blogger.

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Regret the Error 2013

Friday, January 03, 2014

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 some of the year's funniest corrections, and the big story that won "Error of the Year."

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Depictions of Torture in "Zero Dark Thirty," John McAfee's Media Manipulations, and More

Friday, December 14, 2012

Criticism over "Zero Dark Thirty"'s portrayal of torture, John McAfee's ability to exploit the press' fascination with him, and the media errors of the past year.

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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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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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