Slate’s mistakes for the week of July 17.

Slate’s Mistakes for the Week of July 17

Slate’s Mistakes for the Week of July 17

Slate's mistakes.
July 21 2017 4:04 AM


Slate’s mistakes.

In a July 21 Brow Beat, Austin Elias-de Jesus misspelled Roy Wood Jr.’s last name.

In a July 19 Slatest, Elliot Hannon misstated that Sen. Ted Kennedy died in May 2008; it was in August 2009.


In a July 18 Brow Beat, Marissa Martinelli misspelled actor Greg Sestero’s last name.

Due to a production error, a July 18 Future Tense blog post used a photo of the French Parliament. It has been replaced with one of the British Parliament.

In a July 18 Slatest, Elliot Hannon misstated that the rent paid by the Department of Defense to lease space in Trump Tower was more than $130,00 a month. It is more than $130,000 a month.

In a July 16 Brow Beat, Jacob Brogan misidentified the Game of Thrones’character Sandor Clegane as Gregor Clegane.

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