Re: This is why I love the bbc
just large and with various bits that dont talk to other bits
Net result, the organisation says one thing and does another.
a pretense of having a virtuous character, moral or religious beliefs or principles, etc., that one does not really possess.
I daresay that attribute in a human is derived from the same root cause - bits of the brain that ought to talk to each other but don't.
Knowledge of the means by which a behaviour occurs doesn't alter the behaviour itself or its effect on others.
Also known as "an explanation isn't an excuse"