Slate’s Mistakes for the Week of Aug. 3

In an Aug. 5 Slatest, Elliot Hannon misstated that the Clay family had represented Missouri’s 1st Congressional District for the past 40 years. They’ve held the seat for more than 50 years.

In an Aug. 4 Future Tense, Jamie Holmes misspelled Pittsburgh.

In a Aug. 3 War Stories, Fred Kaplan misspelled George Floyd’s last name.

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