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If a story is viral on the Web, truth might be taking a beating

By Ravi Somaiya and Leslie Kaufman  /  NY Times News Service

“The real hoax,” he said, is that some journalistic Web sites can be lazy.

“No one called me,” he said. “They waited for the facts to come to them to correct.”

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