Several days of email have finally drawn the first hint of a response to GetReligion's request for a correction on that Washington Post story about missionaries, modern Istanbul and the sacking of the city in 1204. Stay tuned as the process rolls on.
Re: Still seeking a correction
Thank you for your recent e-mail to the Washington Post's corrections dropbox.
Your message has been forwarded to the National desk for investigation.
We appreciate your feedback.
Washington Post Corrections Dropbox
True, this does not feel very fulfilling. This might be a computer, rather than a person. But, hey, it's the first hint of a response. Maybe.