woman writing letter

Dear Reader,

I recently discovered that the review of the Barbie movie published in TOS in September 2023 was largely plagiarized from a video by YouTuber Will Jordan (aka “The Critical Drinker”). I have apologized to Mr. Jordan and removed the review from TOS’s website, and TOS has discontinued its relationship with the person who submitted the review.

I regret not detecting the problem prior to publication. And I take full responsibility for that failure.

Effective immediately, TOS is implementing a more rigorous review process, including the use of AI technology, to ensure the originality and integrity of all material we publish.


Craig Biddle
Editor in Chief
The Objective Standard

Return to Top

Pin It on Pinterest