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Yahoo Sports Jumps the Gun on Blackhawks – Kings Game

Posted on June 9th, 2013 · Posted in Reporting

Someone at the Yahoo Sports web team pushed the victory button a little early and declared the Blackhawks (who eventually won and maybe allowed Yahoo to save a little face).. read more

TMZ Lil Wayne

TMZ: Will they apologize for Lil Wayne Error? Probably Not.

Posted on March 16th, 2013 · Posted in Reporting

TMZ had arguably one of the biggest stories of their existence. Lil Wayne on his deathbed and his mother was flying in to see her son for the final time… read more

When Outing Spammers, Don’t Feed the Bears

Posted on August 3rd, 2011 · Posted in Reporting

A recent article in The Atlantic highlighted the problem faced by journalists and bloggers when discussing sites that appear to be engaged in spamming or gaming the index. The problem.. read more