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The Flak Over Flacks

Posted on June 3rd, 2008 at 10:31 by John Sinteur in category: If you're in marketing, kill yourself -- Write a comment

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PR people are now said to outnumber journalists in the UK.

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Show me a PR person who is “accurate” and “truthful,” and I’ll show you a PR person who is unemployed.

Not surprising… If I’m rich and I crash into an orphanage, I don’t have to hire a PR firm to go “I fucked up. I deserve whatever legal repercussions are enacted against me and I’m truly sorry.” I have to hire a PR firm to make people believe the god damn orphanage jumped in front of my car.

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