Tue Feb 10 23:15:06 CET 2004
--- In email@example.com, simon b <simon@b...> wrote:
> On Monday, February 9, 2004, at 11:28 am, firstname.lastname@example.org
> > What a fantasic article about Mr Peel (nee Ravenscroft) in the
> > Evening Standard this week.
> > "like Tony Blair his' pretty straight kinda guy' persona rings
> > because behind the interminably wry, self effacing exterior lies
> > cynical oppurtunist with a major pulic school education,
> > whose "hipness" doesnt prevent him from presenting insincere,
> > hinterland-before-senility trash, nor voicing just about any and
> > every TV ad and docu soap series hes offered"
> This is Victor Lewis-Smith criticising someone for working on
> television in an article he's writing in *the* *evening*
> Oh, and Peel turns down adverts all the time - there's a lucrative
> trade in 'sounds a bit like peel voiceovers' (see: pepparami, for
> example) picking up the work he refuses on ethical grounds
It is also on record that John only does voiceovers on ads for
products that he uses.
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