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This is just plain STUPID!
WaPo Reporter Busted For Plagiarizing Stories
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Msg#: 4283069 posted 4:05 pm on Mar 17, 2011 (gmt 0)

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STUPID STUPID STUPID!

 

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Msg#: 4283069 posted 11:55 am on Mar 20, 2011 (gmt 0)

journalists all copy each others stories, but to do so without any extra research and just doing a straight copy is a little insane

evdcats



 
Msg#: 4283069 posted 8:32 pm on Mar 20, 2011 (gmt 0)

A Pulitzer prize winner should know better, and I am certain she does know better. But, to think you can get by with it is another story.

If I were an Editor I would much rather have a reporter come to me and say she will miss a deadline rather than plagiarize material.

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