Reporter’s blunder recalls horrifying incident

In a major factual blunder, the reporter for Yahoo! News‘ “The Ticket” reminds readers of Nick Berg, whose beheading was videotaped and broadcast on the Web:

It’s unfortunate that Yahoo! News cares so little about facts that it didn’t bother to verify the “facts” in this article. The Republican congressman from North Dakota is Rick Berg.

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2 Responses to “Reporter’s blunder recalls horrifying incident”

  1. Stock Show Blunder – Just another stock weblog Says:

    [...] Reporter's blunder recalls horrifying incident « Terribly Write [...]

  2. Neely Says:

    That is just outrageous. Where did yahoo find this so-called “reporter”? I’m horrified at the insensivity of that mistake and the obvious fact that no one is checking what these morons write for accuracy.


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