It must be a bugger these days in the newspaper world, keeping track of what is published, and when, with multiple editions and multiple formats.
Compare Spanky in The Online Age online:
Ponting broke the bone attempting a slips catch in Perth. It was December 18th. He deflected the ball to wicketkeeper Brad Haddin, realised immediately that something was wrong, and left the field to seek attention and an X-ray.
With Spanky in The Paper Age:
Ponting broke the bone taking a slip catch in Perth on December 18. He hung on to an edge in the cordon, realised immediately something was wrong and left the field to seek attention and an x-ray.
Of course, the same multiple editions and multiple formats are a boon to pedants who have nothing better to do than point and laugh at minor media mistakes.