The Blagger’s Blog 25th July 2014

uk-economy A weekly roundup of media news and talking points, sans effort  

Thought for the Week 

“Now we owe it to hardworking taxpayers not to repeat the mistakes of the past and instead to continue with the plan that is delivering economic security and a brighter future for all.” Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg, commenting on the...

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The Blagger’s Blog 27th June 2014

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Thought for the Week 

“There is an issue with a lot of actors coming from privileged backgrounds. If someone says to them: ‘Can you do a play for free?’ they’ll say, ‘Yeah, of course, because mummy and daddy will sort me out.” Inbetweeners star Blake Harrison...

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The Blagger’s Blog 20th June 2014

3-lions A weekly roundup of media news and talking points, sans effort  

Thought for the Week 

“I fell in love with football as I would later fall in love with women: suddenly, uncritically, giving no thought to the pain it would bring.” English author and avid football fan Nick Hornby discussing his passion for the beautiful game,...

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The Blagger’s Blog 30th May 2014

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Thought for the Week

  “The UK economy is performing strongly thanks to rising business and consumer confidence, better credit conditions at home and improving global economic conditions.” Katja Hall, CBI deputy director-general.  

Weekly High

Simultaneously advertising Canadian Marketing Association’s National Convention, and...

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AA Gill Likes His Bacon Served Angry! This food PR agency disagrees

It shouldn’t come as a surprise to regular readers of Esquire’s advice column that Adrian Anthony “AA” Gill made Manchester Evening News headlines earlier this week for an overly ‘matter-of-fact’ remark. However, this time, instead of restricting his smarmy jibes to a participatory and voiceless Esquire reader, AA Gill has used his column in the Sunday Times to offend two...

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