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Scott Rosenberg

I'm the director of MediaBugs. Also a journalist and author.

Scott Rosenberg's Website: http://www.wordyard.com

Scott Rosenberg has reported 4 bugs

Bug #30179 closed:unresolved
Times' 2002 John Walker Lindh story cited terrorism link inaccurately

In 2002, John Walker Lindh pled guilty to fighting for the Taliban and was later sentenced to 20 years in prison. In its coverage of Lindh's guilty plea, the New York Times wrote, in a July 16, 2002 story by Neil Lewis: Mr. Lindh agreed to plead guilty to one of the 10 counts in the... Read more

Bug #28486 closed:unresolved
Cost of Obama's India trip misreported

On November 3, 2010, Eric Bolling, host of the Fox Business cable TV show Follow The Money, asserted that President Obama's trip to India would "cost 200 million dollars per day."  A Truthsquad at NewsTrust.net reviewed this statement and concluded that it's false.  Read more

Bug #27916 closed:corrected
Reuters headline wildly overstates Steve Ballmer's stock sale

The headline on this Reuters story reads "Microsoft's Ballmer sells 12 percent stake in company." In fact, as the story itself explains,  Ballmer sold 12 percent *of his stake* in Microsoft. That is, he sold 12 percent of the stock he owns, which, Reuters' story goes on to say, is now, after... Read more

Bug #247 closed:corrected
Wrong location for "Andy Warhol: Good for the Jews" in EBay Express

Listing for Josh Kornbluth's show "Andy Warhol: Good for the Jews?" says the show is at the Jewish Community Center in SF, but actually it's at The Jewish Theater in the Theater Artaud building. There's a comment pointing out the error but it's still showing with the wrong info on the Express home... Read more

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