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Posted at 11:51 AM ET, 06/22/2013

Obama birthplace mistake: Yahoo! News declines comment

This is one mistake that Yahoo! News needs to explain.

By Erik Wemple  |  11:51 AM ET, 06/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  birthers, Kenya, President Obama, Yahoo

Posted at 10:08 AM ET, 08/31/2012

The wobbly defenses of David Chalian

Everyone does what David Chalian did, right?

By Erik Wemple  |  10:08 AM ET, 08/31/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  sam donaldson, huffington post, david chalian, yahoo, jack shafer, reuters

Posted at 09:37 AM ET, 07/17/2012

Media news derivatives: July 17

A roundup of media stories for July 17.

By Erik Wemple  |  09:37 AM ET, 07/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  wolf blitzer, stephanie cutter, mitt romney, bain capital, yale daily news, brian mcandrews, new york times co. marc andreesen, yahoo, marissa mayer, libor

Posted at 08:58 AM ET, 06/13/2012

Media news derivatives: June 13

Roundup of media stories for June 13

By Erik Wemple  |  08:58 AM ET, 06/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  sean hannity, josh klenert, huffington post, huffington, cnbc, yahoo, twitter, time inc., gina chon, brett mcgurk

Posted at 03:56 PM ET, 05/14/2012

How not to retract a falsehood

News outlets attempt to cover their tracks on dentist story.

By Erik Wemple  |  03:56 PM ET, 05/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  msnbc, polish dentist, hoax, daily mail, msnbc, huffington post, new york daily news, new york post, msn, yahoo, fox news

Posted at 12:09 PM ET, 05/09/2012

Daily Mail cannot figure out origins of dentist story

Where did the Daily Mail get its Polish dentist story from?

By Erik Wemple  |  12:09 PM ET, 05/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  daily mail, polish dentist, erin tennant, msnbc, huffington post, los angeles times, new york daily news, new york post, yahoo news, san francisco chronicle

Posted at 10:26 AM ET, 02/01/2012

News media derivatives: Feb. 1

For Feb. 1.

By Erik Wemple  |  10:26 AM ET, 02/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  newt gingrich, rachel maddow, wolf blitzer, yahoo, al sharpton, mark plotkin, cbs, eric cantor