In the appropriately inaccurate, or rightly wrong category:

Correction: In the original version of this report, Newsweek misquoted [Jerry] Falwell as referring to ‘assault ministry.’ In fact, Falwell was referring to ‘a salt ministry’ a reference to Matthew 5:13, where Jesus says ‘Ye are the salt of the earth.’ We regret the error.

– Newsweek editors, in a story on Liberty University’s debate team

[from an email update of Sojourners]

Sometimes people mis-hear our good words because they have already judged us by our behavior …