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This article originally appeared in The Moscow Times


Move over, Herman Cain — the New York Times has got you beat.

When the paper of record published an in-depth feature on climber Tommy Caldwell, the one thing that wasn't very in-depth was its fact-checking.

So it had to run the following correction, which manages to be both embarrassing and deadpan: