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Even God (the Editor) has made mistakes

20 March 2024

4:00 AM

20 March 2024

4:00 AM

Recently, I recounted how, as a young journalist in the Swinging Sixties, I had been ordered to drive through a Category 4 cyclone to report for work by a boss I described as an addition to the Holy Trinity – God the Editor.

Some online comments suggested I could have laughed down the phone and refused outright.

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