Jonah Lehrer says he’s sorry for the Bob Dylan plagiarism scandal that got him fired from the New Yorker. He also pocketed a cool $20,000 for his troubles.
Jonah Lehrer, a staff writer for The New Yorker, resigned hours after Tablet Magazine published an article revealing that he had fabricated Bob Dylan quotes in a recent book.
The verdict is in on Jonah Lehrer, the New Yorker writer who made up Bob Dylan quotes. If it makes him feel better, Dylan isn’t the greatest advocate for truth, either.