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Diary: Water-Cooler Monitor

WHAT TOPICS HAS THE INDUSTRY BEEN DISCUSSING THIS WEEK?

THE TALK TIME SPENT

Could rescuing Ogilvy from Canary Wharf be the best 2 hrs 23 mins
thing to come out of Gary Leih's command of the agency?
Yes, he's pulled off the integration thing, yes Ogilvy
One's motoring (best not reflect on the main agency's
fortunes), but moving back to civilisation could be his
real legacy.

ShortList's new free women's weekly. Just in case you 13 mins
thought the ad recession had put a brake on the free model,
Stylist launches in the autumn. It's not filling a gap in
the weeklies market. And it sounds like a magazine for
hairdressers. We'll read it though.

The News of the World phone-hacking story. An 4 mins
anti-Murdoch crusade that could put an end to self-regulation
of the press? Or a necessary push to clean up journalists'
moral code?

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