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Posted at 10:19 AM ET, 02/14/2013

Knight Foundation corrects itself

After just more than a day after letting Jonah Lehrer disgrace its name, the Knight Foundation issues an apology. That's quick.

By Erik Wemple  |  10:19 AM ET, 02/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Jonah Lehrer

Posted at 04:13 PM ET, 02/12/2013

Knight foundation president: Lehrer's $20,000 not controversial

Why did the Knight Foundation pay $20,000 for Jonah Lehrer to proclaim his need for SOPs in front of a seminar audience?

By Erik Wemple  |  04:13 PM ET, 02/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Jonah Lehrer, Knight Foundation

Posted at 01:41 PM ET, 02/12/2013

Jonah Lehrer reflects: 'Whatever I do next will be shadowed by what I've done'

The disgraced author avows his need for new rules to prevent him from repeatiing all his bad practices.

By Erik Wemple  |  01:41 PM ET, 02/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Jonah Lehrer

Posted at 11:51 AM ET, 09/14/2012

All Lehrer content must be Ghostbustered

How the Web should handle plagiarism and others deeds of journalistic malpractice.

By Erik Wemple  |  11:51 AM ET, 09/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  wall street journal, poynter, jonah lehrer, wired, wired.com, plagiarism

Posted at 01:29 PM ET, 08/17/2012

Where Jonah Lehrer still rules

Someone still thinks highly of Jonah Lehrer

By Erik Wemple  |  01:29 PM ET, 08/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  jonah lehrer, wired, new yorker, lavin agency, gordon mazur

Posted at 07:09 PM ET, 08/15/2012

Wired crosses wires on Jonah Lehrer

Wired appears to reverse itself on Jonah Lehrer.

By Erik Wemple  |  07:09 PM ET, 08/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  wired, jonathan hammond, jonah lehrer, ben smith

Posted at 01:00 PM ET, 08/15/2012

Wired sticks with liar, fabricator

What is Wired thinking?

By Erik Wemple  |  01:00 PM ET, 08/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  wired, jonah lehrer, fabrication, new yorker, imagine, contract, features

Posted at 06:05 PM ET, 07/30/2012

Jonah Lehrer can’t fool everyone

He resigns after admitting to fabricating Dylan quotes.

By Erik Wemple  |  06:05 PM ET, 07/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  jonah lehrer, new yorker, imagine, tablet, michael c. moynihan

Posted at 08:33 AM ET, 06/20/2012

Media news derivatives: June 20

A roundup of media stories for June 20

By Erik Wemple  |  08:33 AM ET, 06/20/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  mitt romney, andrea mitchell, msnbc, buzzfeed, jonah lehrer, jon stewart, laura hazard owen