Monday, July 7, 2008

Corrections: Make Them Fast; Make Them Visible

Nobody's perfect. But making excuses for a mistake is unforgivable.

Mistakes are inevitable. When you make a mistake, correct it fast and put the correction in a visible place. Don't hide it like newspapers do, in tiny type next to the girdle ads.

I made at least one mistake here: Major General Buckman, Urban Legend
And corrected it on the original and here: More on Major General Buckman

Now I have some more digging to do.

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