fact checking

Fact-Checking Obama's State of the Union Speech

President Barack Obama did some cherry-picking Tuesday night in defense of his record on jobs and the economy. Here's a look at some of the claims in his State of the Union speech, a glance at the Republican counterargument and how they fit with the facts.

'The New Yorker' Misspells Chris Matthews' Name

The New Yorker, perhaps the finest magazine in America, famously almost never makes fact-checking errors. Almost. This week, however, in the issue dated June 28, they made a doozy of a blunder.