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v. fisked, fisk·ing, fisks
To criticize and refute (a published article or argument), especially in point-by-point or line-by-line fashion on a blog.
To fisk an article or argument.
[After Robert Fisk (born 1946), British journalist, some of whose controversial reports on the Middle East were criticized on blogs.]
slang to refute or criticize (a journalistic article or blog) point by point
[C21: after the use of this technique by Robert Fisk (born 1946), British journalist, to criticize articles ]
To bring attention to errors, usually in a blog post, point-bypoint and in great detail.