Slate’s Mistakes for the Week of Nov. 11

In a Nov. 17 Brow Beat, Matthew Dessem misspelled the first name of the character played by Ed Harris in the 1996 film The Rock. It is Francis, not Frances.

In a Nov. 16 Metropolis, Jonathan L. Fischer misstated that the U.S. Interagency Council on Homelessness coordinates policy across 20 federal agencies. It does so across 19.

In a Nov. 15 Politics, Jeremy Stahl misstated the moment when Rep. Mark Meadows expressed his admiration for Marie Yovanovitch to reporters. He expressed it after Donald Trump sent a tweet attacking her, not before the fact.

In a Nov. 15 Wide Angle, Isaac Butler misidentified the publisher of John M. Ford’s novel Web of Angels. It was Pocket, not Tor.

In a Nov. 14 Jurisprudence, Mark Joseph Stern misstated when the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit declined to revisit its decision in Trump v. Mazars. It was Wednesday, not Thursday.

In a Nov. 14 Slatest, Molly Olmstead misstated the age of the suspected gunman in a school shooting in California. He is 16, not 15.

In a Nov. 13 Moneybox, Jordan Weissmann misspelled Warren Buffett’s last name.

In a Nov. 12 Brow Beat, Matthew Dessem misspelled Jeopardy! contestant Dhruv Gaur’s last name.

In a Nov. 12 Slatest, Elliot Hannon misstated that the U.S. government had separated nearly 70,000 migrant minors from their parents. Many of those children had come to the U.S. without their parents.

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