How many bloggers would brag that their standards surpass the New York Times?
Arianna Huffington would, and she did.
When asked about the HuffPost’s accuracy standards Thursday, she outlined her 24-hour correct-it-or-lose-your-rights deadline. Then, without skipping a beat, she compared her one-day correction turn-around requirement to the NYT which “took years to issue a mea culpa” for the “lies and distortions” about the lead-up to the Iraq war that it printed on the front page.
Ouch. (Watch below.) Continue reading