Soros obituary published in error; financier is alive

Thu Apr 18, 2013 7:59pm EDT

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Reuters erroneously published an advance obituary of financier and philanthropist George Soros. A spokesman for Soros said that the New York-based financier is alive and well. Reuters regrets the error.

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cogboy wrote:
Yet another new low in terrible journalism in a week filled with terrible journalism… My neighbor has a senile old dog that needs to be put down but if you guys need an upgrade in editors…

Apr 18, 2013 8:38pm EDT  --  Report as abuse
kitty1kitty wrote:
It looks like Gyorgy Shwartz is planning on faking his own death? Perhaps he will be joining Ken Lay down in the Caymans for a few rounds of shuffle board?

Apr 19, 2013 8:29am EDT  --  Report as abuse
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