Slate’s Mistakes for the Week of May 2

In a May 8 Politics, Jordan Weissmann misidentified Sen. Kyrsten Sinema as Sen. Kyrsten Gillibrand.

In a May 5 History, Molly Farrell misidentified colonial doctor John Tennent as James Tennant and misstated the year his medical pamphlet appeared. It was printed in 1934, not 1925.

A May 3 What Next show page misidentified the Michigan city Royal Oak as Grand Oak.

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