Corrections of The Year

Everyone promises to do better next year.

Everyone loves a good correction because it’s fun when someone other than yourself messes up. Poynter and BuzzFeed have compiled great lists of 2015’s best corrections, but they’re both missing FishbowlNY’s favorite.

In July, The New York Times reported on Modern Farmer’s comeback. In the piece, the Times made a grave mistake — Slighting sorghum. That prompted the following correction:



We know. Right now you’re wondering, “What will 2016’s ‘it’ grain be??”