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GRRRRRRRRRR!!!!!! (ranty random bits)

15 Aug

So you stab someone on the chest but don’t mean to kill him–cue piteous sobbing. Really? What the hell did you mean to do then? (Or, as long as it didn’t kill him off, it was fine to wound him grievously?)

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So you lift passages from articles by other, fairly well known reporters and published in other, also fairly well known media outlets. You are caught and you apologize for your ‘mistake’–nevermind that plagiarism is NOT a fucking mistake but a willful decision to act in an unethical (if not outright illegal¹) way.
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