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I think I'd slightly pause you there. I think there was a slight gap between the plagiarism and the Wikipedia amendments. They didn't happen concurrently -- sorry they didn't happen simultaneously. There was a gap.

I think what I would want to stress was the shock this caused. Enormous shock to myself, as somebody who prior to then had mainly been an observer and an admirer of Johann's journalism, and a much deeper shock, I think, to his colleagues at the Independent. It was really profound and totally unexpected.

My response -- I don't know if I'm heading off your questions or not, but if you want to keep asking me questions --

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