The Oz has a Bolt loose. Twitter: it's a minefield for people in the media who don't take the time to check their information (hello Richard Wilkins). But mis-attributing quotes from a fake account to one of your own star columnists? Surely not at that national broadsheet of record, The Australian.

In responding to the Twitstorm that erupted after James Massola outed blogger Grog's Gamut in the paper's Media section yesterday, The Oz decided to list comments from some of the more notable Twitterati. There was NYU lecturer Jay Rosen, ABC political writer Annabel Crabb and, hang on a second, 'News Limited columnist Andrew Bolt'?