Harry Smith

A & E’s Blunder of the Year

Cable network A&E offers viewers a mix of fact and fiction–with news documentaries like "Investigative Report," "American Justice," and "Biography," as well as dramas including "Murder She Wrote," "Third Watch," and movies. A recent installment of the documentary "Biography"–which according to A&E's web site provides "depth, detail, and historical accuracy"–was itself a blend of fact and fiction.