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Diary: On the QT ..

Word reaches Diary's well-honed ear that the former JWT executive creative director Nick Bell is taking the brave and canny move of stepping back in time a few years and travelling around town with his book. The creative is looking for work experience in digital agencies. Well done to him, maybe more of above-the-line's top creatives should follow his lead ...

McCann Erickson must have made the biggest mistake of the year so far with its recent work for Greenpeace called "God". The idea - a letter from God to George Bush, complaining about how the US president is ruining the world he created, is really clever and looked as though it could have a real impact.However, Diary wonders whether the agency has spotted the glaring error in the headline copy? It reads: "George, it took me seven days of hard work to create this planet. Please don't ruin it." Sorry, but it didn't. As even George Bush knows, on the seventh day, God rested. So it actually only took him six ...

The floodgates have now opened as far as pictures of TBWA's global management surrounded by bunny girls go. With some cheeky wag sending us a picture of Tequila's Tim Bonnet with a beauty on each arm, it's becoming a bit like collecting football stickers. However, Diary is still waiting for the Gary Lineker of the collection, the much sought-after image of TBWA\London's Matt Shepherd-Smith at the Playboy Mansion. Diary also wondered whether, if the incoming Tim Lindsay had been present, would the bunny girls have been the ones taking home the pictures to show their friends? ...

After a furious period of activity earlier in the year, the past couple of months have seen Diary free from two of the most popular words on these pages: "Nicola" and "Mendelsohn". However, back with a flourish, the Grey deputy chairman is taking over as the vice-president of Wacl, meaning she will become the full president next year.

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