Corrections

Slate’s Mistakes for the Week of July 13

Due to a production error, the original image on a July 19 Politics misidentified Rep. William Jefferson as Rep. John Lewis. Lewis was in the background. The photo has been changed.

In a July 17 Music, Carl Wilson misidentified which Carter Family member sang “Single Girl, Married Girl.” It was Sara Carter, not Mother Maybelle Carter. He also misstated the number of albums released by the Court Yard Hounds. There are two albums, not one.

In a July 16 Future Tense, Jane C. Hu misstated that window air conditioning units use 80 percent recirculated air and 20 percent fresh air. Most window A/C units use 100 percent recirculated air, while commercial HVAC systems use an 80/20 recirculated/fresh air split.

In a July 16 Slatest, Elliot Hannon misspelled Keisha Lance Bottoms’ last name.

In a July 14 Brow Beat, Rachelle Hampton misidentified the platform that Red Table Talk appears on. It is Facebook Watch, not Facebook Live.

In a July 14 Jurisprudence, Mark Joseph Stern misstated that Daniel Lewis Lee was executed at 4 a.m. on Tuesday. He was executed shortly after 8 a.m.

In a July 14 Slatest, Jim Newell misstated how long Jeff Sessions served in the Senate. It was 20 years, not 22.

A July 13 Decoder Ring show page misspelled Apryl Williams’ first name.

A July 13 Hang Up and Listen show page misspelled Carson Wells’ last name.

In a July 12 How to Do It, Stoya and Rich Juzwiak misidentified the American Association of Sexuality Educators, Counselors, and Therapists as ASSECT. The correct acronym is AASECT.

In July 11 Brow Beat, Matthew Dessem misidentified the platform that Red Table Talk appears on. It is Facebook Watch, not Facebook Live.

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