Tuesday, August 21, 2007
Stickler for detail
August 22, 2007 at 02:05 AM
I found the New York Mag article to be interesting, but was surprised to see they left out the incident of Ms. Duncan's plagiarism at Slate. It was a rather public issue, and Slate had to print an apology. I can't imagine it did wonders for Ms Duncan's deteriorating mental health. http://www.slate.com/id/2138484/ -----
August 22, 2007 at 02:14 AM
Stickler for detail: wow, thanks for pointing out the Slate story. I didn't know about it.
August 22, 2007 at 05:34 AM
I think the NY mag piece was very poetic, if a little short on sourced quotes. I understand he had a great deal of trouble getting people to talk on the record. The Newsweek piece comes out this week.
August 22, 2007 at 02:47 PM
could someone point me to any references for the Slate article? it is a tragic story. The NY mag piece was well done.