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The trouble with that is ex post facto rationalisation. You do something, you then get a complaint and you think, "My God, I've got this complaint, so why did I decide this?" So then you run through a whole range of reasons why you might possibly have reached the conclusions you actually reached, but it's all rather ex post facto.

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