I believe it's important to own our errors alongside things we do right. It's only the latter that makes us feel good and so we often gloss over the former. Last week I made a mistake sizable enough that it couldn't be ignored. Yet the column I wrote about it seems to have left some readers without the needed clarification. To my e-readers I added the following:

"This essay and the emails that prompted it are in the spirit of self-disclosure. If we believe in the concept, we'll own up to our f...

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