If there’s any truth in it, this story represents a shockingly lax approach to fact checking. The writer claims to have fabricated most of a story, which was picked up on one of the Sunday tabloids last week. We can’t vouch for the veracity of the account, not having seen a copy of the paper concerned, but if it proves true…. Hat tip to Mark!
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