Slate’s Mistakes for the Week of Feb. 15

In a Feb. 18 Politics, Justin Peters misstated that Rush Limbaugh was fired from Monday Night Football for his racist comments about Donovan McNabb. He resigned from ESPN’s Sunday NFL Countdown after making those comments.

Due to an editing error, a Feb. 18 Sports misspelled Becky Hammon’s last name and Toni Smith-Thompson’s first name.

In a Feb. 16 Sports, Nick Greene misstated that star Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson is recovering from a knee injury. He’s recovering from an Achilles injury.

In a Feb. 14 Movies, Dan Kois misidentified the university where Dr. Brian Stork is a clinical professor of urology. He works at the University of Michigan, not Michigan State.

In a Feb. 13 Slatest, Jordan Weissmann misidentified Battle Cry of Freedom by James McPherson as Battle Cry to Freedom.

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