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Some articles on errors, error:

A-b-a-a-a-a-a-a-b-a - Assessments - Removal of False Information
... PC Pro for its 2007 article "Wikipedia Uncovered" tested Wikipedia by introducing 10 errors that "varied between bleeding obvious and deftly subtle" into articles (the researchers later corrected the articles they ... just too much for our team." A second series of another 10 tests, using "far more subtle errors" and additional techniques to conceal their nature, met similar results "despite ... the ridiculously minor Jesse James error was corrected within a minute and a very slight change to Queen Anne's entry was put right within two minutes." Two of ...
Mastering The Universe - Errors in The Book
... Sweet's book is also noteworthy for containing many errors ... Of specific note are a number of glaring factual errors regarding specific toys/events that any casual to moderate MOTU fan would immediately spot, including p ...
Shibboleth (The West Wing) - Errors
... When asked by President Bartlet to name the apostles, the Chinese Christian names eleven - Peter, Andrew, John, Phillip, Bartholomew, Thomas, Matthew, Thaddeus, Simon, Judas and James ... He neglects to note that there were two apostles named James ...
Preface Paradox - Overview
... to include in the preface of their books statements such as "any errors that remain are my sole responsibility." Occasionally they go further and actually claim ... (2), to rationally believe that the book contains at least one error ... that the book both does and does not contain at least one error ...
Errors, Freaks, And Oddities
... In philately, "errors, freaks, and oddities" or "EFO" is a blanket term referring to all the kinds of things that can go wrong when producing postage ... encompasses everything from major design errors to stamps that are just poorly printed, and includes both some of the most sought-after and expensive of all stamps, and others ... An error is any sort of production mistake that is (potentially) replicated on many stamps the famous Inverted Jenny is the best known of these ...

Famous quotes containing the word errors:

    Science in the modern world has many uses; its chief use, however, is to provide long words to cover the errors of the rich.
    Gilbert Keith Chesterton (1874–1936)

    Repent, repent, and from old errors turn!’
    Who listened to his voice, obeyed his cry?
    Only the echoes, which he made relent,
    Rung from their marble caves ‘Repent! Repent!’
    William Drummond, of Hawthornden (1585–1649)

    The weak have one weapon: the errors of those who think they are strong.
    Georges Bidault (1899–1983)