Scott Burgess withdrew his resignation after meeting with Detroit News editor and publisher Jon Wolman. “They apologized and I accepted it,” says the auto writer, who was assured that the paper would set policies for changing online stories “to make sure this would never happen again.” || Read the paper’s apology and see how it edited Burgess’ Chrysler 200 review.
From Burgess’ Twitter feed:
CleanMPG Wayne Gerdes
@AutoCritic: So you had to have an attorney present when you walked back in What do you call it, a 7-day vacation or 7-days of hell? ^WG
20 hours ago
in reply to @CleanMPG
It was no vacation. But I knew if I didn’t go back, I wouldn’t get to go on that F150 drive.