Good, Bad, and Ugly

Bad pronunciation?

November 30, 2011

Your correspondent reporting on the Mapuche indigenous people’s protest in Chile, pronounced their name incorrectly at least 2 times during the video.

Profane pictures?

November 14, 2011

I have a complaint about profane pictures.

I visit reuters.com with my family to read news together with my children.

We appreciate if the site continues to stay clean. Now we have started noticing that it displays pictures of Victoria’s Secret fashion show, or video on a beheaded Mexican blogger.

In halting English…

October 10, 2011

Your headline on the Rihanna story….

You mean HALTS, not ” haults ” !

This opens you up to ridicule…….for shame Reuters ! :-)

Roger E.

Yes, we fixed it, but not before people noticed the mistake: GBU Editor

Singer Rihanna performs at the Rock in Rio Music Festival in Rio de Janeiro September 23, 2011. REUTERS/Sergio Moraes

Hiding in a what?

August 24, 2011

I’m the father of Alexandra Peltre, who survived the attack on Utoeya, Norway. The information given by the journalist in this report is not correct!

The wrong brothers?

August 22, 2011

Your article is incorrect regarding the inventors of hot air ballooning.

You state “inflatable aircrafts have been around since the Gondolfier brothers developed the first untethered hot-air balloon in 1782…

Whose fists are those?

March 1, 2011

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You incorrectly headlined a video clip “Protesters pump fists at Wisconsin lawmakers.”

Lost in translation?

February 8, 2011

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I’d like to bring to your attention that your report\translator mistranslated what the police officer stated of the incident.

Polly want a correction?

July 9, 2010

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“The Netherlands and Spain  will square off Sunday for the World Cup final, the first ever for both  sides.”

How big was the schooner?

June 23, 2010
Longest sea voyage in history(1:16)

Both in print and in the video you say he sailed a 7-foot schooner!

Not Marines

June 8, 2010

A June 6 Reuters video report said that “U.S. Marines and Iraq” were working together in Basra.