You thought Andrew Gilligan was in denial:
Some of my story was wrong, as I admitted at the inquiry, and I again apologise for it… …But the BBC collectively has been the victim of a grave injustice.
, but there’s always a French politician to put things in proportion. According to the BBC:
Juppé said that while he had made mistakes, he had been ‘stunned’ by the verdict… ‘I don’t believe I deserve this’
Of course, this part of the Beeb’s report might be wrong.