Last night, Talking Points Memo published a piece about Montana Sen. John Walsh, who has reportedly been considering whether or not to drop out of this year’s race amid plagiarism allegations. Naturally, TPM promoted the story via Twitter:

This one went out a few hours later:

Great job as usual, TPM. Just one minor problem:


OK, so surely by now, TPM should be well aware of its mistake. A correction might be helpful, right?

Nothing yet. We’ll wait.

Word of advice for future tweets:



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