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  • Cocky Kurwenal: You seem to think our comments are inadequate or risible, but you haven’t explained... 7:35 AM
  • La marquise de Merteuil: LOLZ! 7:25 AM
  • Evenhanded: Well. “…new artists lose out in the competition for coverage, recognition and record... 7:08 AM
  • ML: All good. But she is dead, like the composers. Sales of this set benefit a big company that played no... 6:53 AM
  • Cicciabella: Amen. 5:43 AM
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  • MontyNostry: The Montemezzi is a revival of a production from, I think, 2007. It was very exciting –... 3:20 AM
  • Krunoslav: Maureen Lehane has always been a favorite, and the clip you provide leads to some more SERSE... 2:20 AM
  • Henry Holland: Complete Franchetti operas: I saw Franchetti’s Germania in Berlin a few years ago. I... 1:37 AM

Provocative ad provokes, surprisingly

“But not everyone is amused. On Twitter, SarahDuggers asked: ‘Is it really po-faced and prudish to find these billboards really vulgar and not very nice?’ …. Vivienne Pattison, director of Mediawatch-UK, said the ad was clever in itself but contributed to the hyper-sexualisation of society.” [Evening Standard]

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