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Great Moments in Journalism XXIX
June 23, 2010, 7:45 am
Filed under: journalism

A shout-out to Denver’s own Glendale Cherry Creek Chronicle reporter Glen Richardson, who defended his use of fabricated direct quotes in an article on crime in the Lowry area by arguing:

“I’m not sure that it was misleading. It was, in a sense, probably embellished.”

(Hat tip: 5280’s Daniel Brogan)

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This is the newspaper that also has hosted a “blog” by Peter Boyles. So, there ya go…

Comment by Vill Robinson

Great quote of the century: “I’m not sure that it was misleading. It was, in a sense, probably embellished.”

Comment by Dos

Glen was my boss at Dairy Magazine. Hooray for Glen. But whatever happened to his twin, Len Richardson? I thought Glen made him up, but I REALLY saw them together at one time!

Comment by Marketing Sociologist




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