Media: Chatter

"I honestly look at you guys and I think you look like pimps. You are prostituting us, the workers." - An O2 employee and shareholder directs her anger at the board during the mobile phone operator's annual meeting

"There were young people canoodling with each other in the mail room at the agency. I found it all deeply distressing." - Television chef Rick Stein recounts how a visit to JWT's offices when he was a young man put him off pursuing a career in advertising. He clearly felt more at home in a hot kitchen, rubbing shoulders with sweaty men

"There is no dispute. All my children will be treated equally. I look forward to the day when Lachlan wants to return to our company." - Rupert Murdoch following the decision by his son Lachlan to quit as the deputy chief operating officer of News Corporation.