... two, actually, from Miss Snark on l'affaire Frey here and, most of all, here. Money quote:
It's beyond stupid as a business practice to not verify facts. Contracts have clauses that authors can't libel someone, can't infringe copyright, and god forbid publish anything detrimental to the work in the contract, but "make it all up cause it sounds better" isn't mentioned.
Read the whole thing.