Letter: Sex games

CHRISTOPHER HITCHENS (The Diary, 16 August) redoubles the double- think of his fellow journalists by repeating their self-serving apologies for commenting on the Clinton-Lewinsky case, then repeating its so-called "tawdry details", and finally giving his own justification for discussing the business. This is the way the allegedly serious press manages to walk with one foot in the gutter and one foot out of it.


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