The Corner

Another Nyt Mistake

As I understand it, the “public editor” of the New York Times is supposed to be the internal-affairs cop of the Grey Lady–the professional scold who catches reporters doing sloppy or biased work and exposes them for all to see. But guess what: Daniel Okrent is now admitting to doing sloppy work himself. Enjoy reading his confession here.

John J. Miller, the national correspondent for National Review and host of its Great Books podcast, is the director of the Dow Journalism Program at Hillsdale College. He is the author of A Gift of Freedom: How the John M. Olin Foundation Changed America.