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Saturday, March 17

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The NYTimes' Joyce Wadler was fooled by a satirical Daily Currant article claiming that Kanye West told fictional WGYN in Chicago that his butt is better than Kim Kardashian's. Ironically, Wadler's column is called "I Was Misinformed."

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