This morning, New York Times national political correspondent Jonathan Martin shared quite the scoop on alleged body-slamming congressional candidate Greg Gianforte:

Just one minor problem:

Whitney Bermes, a reporter for the Bozeman Daily Chronicle, indeed beat Martin to the punch:

Bermes’ photo went up nearly 45 minutes before Martin’s. And the two photos certainly look like one and the same.

For what it’s worth, Martin denies he ripped Bermes off:

You heard the guy: Email away.

But in the meantime, looks like Martin’s facing an uphill battle when it comes to defending himself: