, who's been all over the Yale-iban story at both Nail Yale and Town Hall, was kind enough to drop a comment pointing out that I had the wrong professional bio of Mike Hoover linked on an earlier CS-M post
. There are six Mike Hoovers
on IMDb; I thought I had the right one.Here's the correct link
The rest of the story -- the fabricated CBS footage, the efforts to bring Rahmatullah Hashemi to Yale, the kumbaya-kraziness -- is correct.
Apologies ...Tags: Hoover, Hashemi, Yale, Taliban, CBS