May 18 2009
Maureen Dowd got caught copying a passage from Talking Points Memo blogger, Josh Marshall. She’s stated that it was inadvertent; that she doesn’t read Marshall; and that she got the insightful collection of words from a friend. Apparently Dowd and friend, as a commenter pointed out, has absolute recall over the comma placement of Marshall’s work.
You can read more about it at Smart Bitch Sarah’s blog.