Hunting the wild misquotation again: the perils for the author of not verifying your quotations – Roger Pearse

A week or so ago I saw on Twitter a quotation attributed to John Chrysostom, which read as follows: Chrysostom liked to gloat that the apostles had gagged the tongues of the philosophers and stitch…

Source: Hunting the wild misquotation again: the perils for the author of not verifying your quotations – Roger Pearse

Well worth reading through; short version, reporter got caught doing a “Coolsville sucks” edit, although at one remove.

Author: Foxfier

Former sailor, current geek, conservative, mother and practicing Catholic. Refugee from the Seattle blob. (No, we DIDN'T vote for those taxes!) Elf is my husband, our kids are Princess, Duchess, Baron, Empress, Chief, and Contessa.

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