The New York Times concedes that the Atlantic Yards project is not located in “downtown Brooklyn” but in Prospect Heights and Park Slope.
Our favorite part of the correction:
This has got to rank among our all-time favorite Times corrections, which also include:
This has been a personal crusade of blogger Norman Oder for the past six months, although he is still not satisfied. The Times has made piecemeal progress in adopting Oder’s language. But some very interesting editorial happenings must have led to such a wholesale correction.