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The Diary would like to thank Intelligent Marketing for its misspelling of the name of the chimp-in-chief of this esteemed organ. A communication addressed to Jim Nappin caused a ripple of amusement across the newsdesk this week. Other misnomers have included mail addressed to MM journos past and present Adrian Cummidge and Corey Bowels.

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