Slate’s Mistakes for the Week of Jan. 6

In a Jan. 11 Slatest, Daniel Politi misspelled Qassem Soleimani.

In a Jan. 8 Slatest, Matthew Dessem misidentified Ukraine International Airlines as Ukrainian International Airlines.

In a Jan. 8 Slatest, Elliot Hannon misspelled Britain.

In a Jan. 6 Future Tense, Susan D’Agostino misidentified Karen Sparck Jones as Katherine Spark Jones.

In a Jan. 6 Life, Chason Gordon misstated that Delta currently offers direct flights between New York JFK and Ponta Delgada, Azores. That service ended in 2019.

In a Jan. 6 Relationships, Christina Cauterucci misstated that Crystal Dunn was a forward with the USWNT. She plays as a defender.

In a Jan. 6 Slatest, Joshua Keating misidentified Mark Milley as the secretary of defense. He is the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff.

A Jan. 3 Brow Beat misstated the pronunciation of Martin Scorsese’s and Taron Egerton’s names.

In a Jan. 3 Users, Shannon Palus misspelled Jane Marchant’s last name.

In a Sept. 5, 2013, Two Lives, Laura Helmuth misstated when major clean water projects took place. They occurred in the late 1800s, not the late 1900s.

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