Corrections

Slate’s Mistakes for the Week of March 1

In a March 6 Life, Heather Schwedel misstated that an Oprah special with Meghan Markle will air in the U.K. 26 hours after it airs in the U.S., and that when the special airs in the U.S., it will be some 12 hours after a Commonwealth Day event has aired in the U.K. The Oprah special will air 20 hours later in the U.K. than it does in America, and its American airing will be seven hours after the Commonwealth Day event has aired in the U.K.

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Due to an editing error, a March 5 Life misstated that the Economic Hardship Reporting Project had supported the story.

In a March 4 Future Tense, Josephine Wolff originally misstated that the former CEO of SolarWinds blamed the large-scale breach on a bad password and an intern. SolarWinds says that the bad password was unrelated to the cyberespionage campaign.

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In a March 4 Moneybox, Jordan Weissmann misspelled Sen. Shelley Moore Capito’s first name. Weissmann also misidentified Mitch McConnell as the Senate majority leader. He’s now the Senate minority leader.

In a March 3 Books, Dan Kois misidentified Philip Nel’s book Was the Cat in the Hat Black? as Is the Cat in the Hat Black?

In a March 2 Politics, William Saletan misidentified Josh Mandel as a former Ohio secretary of state. He served as Ohio’s state treasurer.

Slate strives to correct all errors of fact. If you’ve seen an error in our pages, let us know at corrections@slate.com. General comments should be posted in our Comments sections associated with each article.

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