Ombudsmen

NYT corrected Gary Hart story after source's recollection changed

Good morning. Thanks, veterans. Here are 10 media stories. NYT corrects Gary Hart story Former Miami Herald reporter Tom Fiedler disputes the chronology he gave Matt Bai about when he saw Gary Hart's challenge to prove his infidelity. "Therefore, it is likely that the original version of this article, based in large part on Fiedler’s account, referred incorrectly to … Read More

New ESPN ombud Robert Lipsyte talks about his role

Ask if Robert Lipsyte is going to be particularly critical as ESPN’s new ombudsman, and he mentions a little piece he penned for Slate magazine back in June 2011. The piece dismantles the 763-page oral history of ESPN, "Those Guys Have All the Fun." In that review, Lipsyte -- who once worked on ESPN’s SportsCentury and Classic Sports Reporters … Read More