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Diary: Water-cooler monitor

WHAT TOPICS HAS THE INDUSTRY BEEN DISCUSSING THIS WEEK?
THE TALK TIME SPENT
Strong-looking results from both WPP and Aegis. 1 hr 3 mins
Does this mean the worst is over? Probably best not
to get too carried away before 2010 is finished.

Durex is the latest brand to go crowdsourcing. 52 mins
Disappointing, as surely every creative director
already has a hundred creative ideas hidden away just
waiting for a brand like that to come their way.

Lionel Richie appearing for Walkers, Nigel Mansell in 41 mins
Moneysupermarket.com ... haven't we all now had enough
of the 80s celebrities?

The Culture Secretary, Jeremy Hunt, talking about 23 mins
airtime trading deregulation in Edinburgh. He seems
determined to scrap Contract Rights Renewal despite
concerns that ITV remains too powerful.

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