Slate’s Mistakes for the Week of Dec. 21

Due to an editing error, a Dec. 24 Dear Prudence misspelled John Thompson’s last name.

In a Dec. 24 Movies, Dana Stevens misspelled Lilly Aspell’s last name and Christopher Reeve’s last name.

Due to an editing error, a Dec. 23 Family was published with the wrong photo caption and credit.

In a Dec. 23 Sports, Owen Poindexter misidentified Sean Gibson as Josh Gibson’s grandson. He is Josh Gibson’s great-grandson.

In a Dec. 11 Medical Examiner, Shannon Palus misspelled Scott Gottlieb’s last name.

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