The latest and possibly most ludicrous development in the ongoing saga of Rolling Stone’s now discredited story of a gang rape at UVA is that the story’s author, Sabrina Erdely, was once disciplined for “fabrication” by none other than infamous New Republic fabulist Stephen Glass:

Unbelievable.

Ours too.

Hurt? Oh, yeah.

More snark:

Exit question: Is being a “fabulist” something you can grow out of as a journalist?

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This ‘legendary’ Rolling Stone fact checking flashback is TOO good (Bonus: Greg Gutfeld nails it)