Jayson Blair http://tspr.org en Plagiarism & Fabrication http://tspr.org/post/plagiarism-fabrication <p>The panelists talk about reporters who plagiarize and/or make up quotes and other details.<br /><br />The issue is in the new after Jonah Lehrer resigned from the New Yorker. About a month ago he admitted taking material from his earlier pieces for more recent work. Now it&#39;s been revealed that his new book includes fabricated quotes by Bob Dylan.<br /><br />The Internet is making it easier to double check reporters&#39; work, which causes panelist Lisa Kernek to question why reporters think they will not get caught. Panelist Mike Murray suggests hubris might be at play.<br /> Tue, 31 Jul 2012 18:40:50 +0000 Rich Egger 19131 at http://tspr.org Plagiarism & Fabrication