USA Today’s ‘exclusive’ needs an asterisk

“How can USA Today claim Rowling “exclusive” when NYer has huge piece this week?” tweets Drew Kerr.

The answer is in the third paragraph of USA Today’s piece, Drew: “In her only U.S. newspaper interview before Thursday’s publication of The Casual Vacancy…”

* Posted Monday – After “Harry Potter,” J.K. Rowling’s first novel for adults (
* Posted Tuesday – Exclusive: J.K. Rowling takes career in new direction (