Despite several emails to several people at the CBC, not one of them was ever responded to, not even as having been received.
Yet lo and behold, it isn’t just a new picture of Jian Ghomeshi that’s different about the new, improved “Q” web site:
as compared to the line it replaces, still in use on Jian’s own web page for his fans:
The change comes about without any acknowledgement that the earlier statement, which had been up there for nearly a year, was in any way misleading.
The sentence was simply altered, as if on a whim, by some enterprising revisionist copy writer.
Now we can all pretend it never happened.
The CBC aligns itself with the integrity of British Petroleum – pay the fine, without admitting guilt.