Wednesday, August 24, 2011

Earthquake Caused Washington Monument to Tilt

http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/erik-wemple/post/fox-news-and-the-tilting-washington-monument/2011/08/24/gIQA87dYbJ_blog.html

Washington Post
24 August 2011

Fox News and the tilting Washington Monument

By Erik Wemple

Give Megyn Kelly credit for communicating gravitas in the aftermath of the earthquake. Yesterday afternoon on Fox News, she reported:

“They are concerned that the Washington Monument may be tilting.” [...]

http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/erik-wemple/post/fox-sidesteps-blame-in-monumental-tilt/2011/08/24/gIQAwJAkbJ_blog.html

Washington Post
24 August 2011

Fox sidesteps blame in monumental tilt

By Erik Wemple

Megyn Kelly of Fox News just addressed the question of her network’s faulty report on the tilting of the Washington Monument. Actually, rephrase that: Megyn Kelly of Fox News just said some stuff about the tilting of the Washington Monument and took no blame whatsoever for the erroneous reporting. [...]

http://politics.blogs.foxnews.com/2011/08/24/washington-monument-remains-closed-after-earthquake
Fox News
24 August 2011
Washington Monument Remains Closed After Earthquake
by Jason Donner