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Thursday, May 18, 2006

The Acorn Effect

A few days ago, Nitin Pai wrote about a howler made by Bill Clinton in the introduction he wrote for Madeline Albright's new book. Clinton, bizarrely, blamed 'Hindu militants' for the Chittisinghpora massacre.

The publishers Harper Collins have acknowledged the error, and a news report in The Times of India today acknowledges The Acorn of having first highlighted this error.