Last Call: 2018 in media bloopers

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Last CallLast CallLast Call is The Takeout’s online watering hole where you can chat, share recipes, and use the comment section as an open thread. Here’s what we’ve been reading/watching/listening around the office today.

Glorious newspaper corrections


News outlets are ethically bound to correct their mistakes, no matter how silly. Journalism-industry group Poynter Institute rounds up the best of such corrections in this wonderful annual report. Remember, the jazz musician is actually a tenorist, not a terrorist. [Kate Bernot]

TV news bloopers: 2018 edition

It’s live TV. Anything can happen. [Kevin Pang]

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Kevin Pang

Kevin Pang was the founder and editor-in-chief of The Takeout, and director of the documentary For Grace on Netflix.

Kate Bernot

Kate Bernot is managing editor at The Takeout and a certified beer judge.