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Meh. That's not very convincing. THE NYT guys puts it right:

Several of the articles have been withdrawn or amended, and Roy Furchgott, the NYT reporter who quoted him, told Forbes that he never expected someone to lie about something so petty. "He gave a fairly credible account in line with what most vinyl record collectors and owners say," he said, "so I took his word on it, and you're telling me that he suckered me."

It's easy to take advantage of people who take you to be in good faith on things which are not purely factual.

Wind power

by Jerome a Paris (etg@eurotrib.com) on Sun Aug 5th, 2012 at 06:42:30 AM EST
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... and the more you talk about this guy, the more he wins. His pitch is that he can get himself mentioned in the press, even though he has zero added value. Just think what he can do for your products or services.

It is rightly acknowledged that people of faith have no monopoly of virtue - Queen Elizabeth II
by eurogreen on Mon Aug 6th, 2012 at 05:33:52 AM EST
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