NY Times columnist Dowd faces plagiarism charge
Dowd acknowledged the error in an e-mail to the Huffington Post on Sunday, the Web site reported.
- The Times corrected her column online to give proper credit for the material to Talking Points Memo editor Josh Marshall.
The newspaper is expected to issue a formal correction Monday."...Breitbart via the Drudge Report
- Blogger's version via Newsbusters:
"More and more the timeline is raising the question of why, if the torture was to prevent terrorist attacks, it seemed to happen mainly during the period when we were looking for what was essentially political information to justify the invasion of Iraq."
- Dowd's version:
- In an update, as reported by Newsbusters and others, Dowd says the words were spoken to her by a friend in conversation, that she hadn't obtained them from the blogger.
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