Editorial Anxiety. There are literally tens of thousands of digital-bust-unemployed journalists plastering the streets of English speaking metropoles, and this guy gets to keep his job at the NY Times for months even though his editors knew he was seriously making up stuff for his reports? They must have been scared to sack him… what was it that he could leak after being fired? Or did they try to cover it up until it was no longer possible? Some serious journalistic self-flagellation going on at the NY Times.