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Unless the norm is calibrated to distinguish between immediate repenters and those who repent after initial defiance, the criticism still costs the victim nothing, and may generate a critical dialogue.
Sinners, repenters, believers, blasphemers and Jim Leishman all merited a mention in an hour and a half this cynic reckons was every bit as entertaining as anything shown on telly last night.
But the Highbury boozers' club now has just as many repenters.