Ariel Levy, in an otherwise fascinating article from 2011 about Silvio Berlusconi:

Correction, June 28, 2011: The original article erroneously stated that 95% of Italian men had never operated a washing machine.

Greatest correction in the history of The New Yorker? Or greatest correction anywhere ever?

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    Funniest correction from a major publication.
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    Talking about washing machines.
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