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12 of the very best newspaper corrections

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The Lexington Dispatch, a local newspaper in North Carolina, has issued an apology after mistakenly reporting that one of its readers thought president Barack Obama was the Antichrist.

But it's not the only newspaper that has had to apologise after making an embarrassing error. Here are 12 of the best from recent memory:

1. New York Times

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2. Morning Sentinel

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3. Guardian

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4. Slate

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5. Argus

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6. Spokesman-Review

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7. Guardian (part two)

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8. Guardian (part three)

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9. Cumbernauld News and Kilsyth Chronicle

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10. Unknown local newspaper

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11. Morning Bulletin

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12. Queensland Courier-Mail

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