Corrections from the last week.

Corrections from the last week.

Corrections from the last week.

Slate's mistakes.
July 21 2006 9:00 AM


In the July 20 "Television," Troy Patterson originally referred to the group N'versity as "Diversity."

In the July 19 "In Other Magazines" write-up for New York magazine, Ben Crair originally called the New York Court of Appeals the New York Supreme Court.


In the July 18 "Politics," John Dickerson originally and incorrectly failed to make clear that Lebanon's Prime Minister Rafik Hariri was not in office when he was killed.

In the July 17 "Good Word," Ben Yagoda incorrectly listed "Give Peace a Chance" as a Beatles song. The song is by John Lennon and the Plastic Ono Band.

In the July 14 "Music Box," Jody Rosen misspelled India.Arie's name.

In the July 12 "Moneybox," Daniel Gross quotes a Financial Times article that claimed the Burberry company plans to open a store in Kansas. Burberry plans to open a story in Kansas City, but on the Missouri side of the city.

In a July 11 "Medical Examiner," Ezra Klein misstated the institutional affiliations for Dr. David Studdert's research team. The researchers were from Harvard School of Public Health, Brigham and Women's Hospital, and the Harvard Risk Management Foundation. The article also incorrectly stated the number of cases that Studdert's study found were thrown out of court despite evidence of injury and physician error. The correct number is 236.

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