|"Fact-checking.... what is 'fact-checking'?"|
"More and more reporters now work outside of big, confident institutions. The details of what it means to check facts or seek comment aren’t always obvious to them.” -- Steve Coll
I'm shocked, shocked I tell you.
The speaker, by the way is the dean of the school of journalism at a university which trains and gives degrees to "reporters."
And the reporter of the story -- which I fear has set back the cause of women and victims and decency in this county by decades, decades -- is not a kid, forty-ish.