Corrections

A writer at the New York Times accidentally wrote that EB White worked at The New Yorker for 5 centuries, not decades.  A correction was published, and of course the wags are now having their way:

An earlier version of this article misidentified the number of good books written by Jack Kerouac. It is zero.

An earlier version of this article misidentified the number of delegates Rick Santorum has won toward the Republican nomination. It is 285, not negative 666 hahaha good riddance.

An earlier version of this article misidentified the number of sons Mitt Romney has. It is five, not [gesture of a woman fanning herself with her hand and looking skyward for strength].

via Could the Best New York Times Correction Get Even Better? | Blogs | Vanity Fair.

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