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"The creative highlight of the year is undoubtedly the meerkat. And while I love VCCP's integration skills - and I think they should be on every new-business pitchlist for that reason alone - meerkat isn't a gold Pencil.

I'm not even 100 per cent sure that it warrants a silver biro. But it IS the creative highlight of the year." - Steve Henry, a creative's blog

"I could tell it was British Airways just by the music." - Kim, managing director, tells Public View what she thinks of Bartle Bogle Hegarty's "Mumbai" spot for BA

"Bad ideas happen. We all say or think of things we wish we hadn't. What shocks is that this got made and put out there - even if only on YouTube. When did the checks come into play? If not, as in here, there is a much bigger issue than an apology." - Mark Palmer on DDB Brasil's controversial 9/11 ad for the WWF

"I normally hate Orange ads. But this is both fun and relevant. Nice work." - Richard Hayter on Fallon's latest ad for Orange

"Out of all the complaints we receive each year, only a very small proportion are banned." - ASA spokeswoman commenting on Campaign's collection of banned TV and print ads.