The first signs of Altzeimers Disease are memory loss and confusion. One should therefore sympathise with the Chief Executive of a large media organisation who has shown these symptoms recently.
Not wishing to attack this person in name I will not upset his father by naming him.
Freedom of speech can only go so far and it cannot include an attack on the reputation of someone who has always conducted himself appropriately.
After all, everyone has a tendency to forget things now and again and I don't read all my emails either.
To others this may seem convenient but it can hardly be allowed to endanger the reputation of anyone.