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21 July 2019
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Yeah it's the difficulty of marketing a perfume, you can't smell a television ad- so you have to show what your life could be like if you use this perfume.

 

One of my favourite perfume ads is for Dior's J'adore, doing that contrast of classic Hollywood stars: Grace Kelly, Marlene Dietrich and Marilyn Monroe, with new Hollywood, Charlize Theron. 

 

Pretty simple although the CGI has aged quite a bit since it first aired 7 years ago. 

 

Chanel consistently does great commericals for both No. 5 and Coco Mademoiselle, this one starring Audrey Tautou being a personal favourite (although the relationship is a tad bit stalkerish...to say the least).

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INTROVERTS UNITE! Separately....in your own homes!

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21 July 2019
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I don't get it. The last one seems to have the message of if you wear this perfume you will be stalked on a train and then around the city by a guy but hey he's cute so what the hell! Just go with it. She's not that pleased looking when he creeps up on and starts sniffing her neck.

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"Don't make your love suffer insecurities; Trade the baggage of self to set another one free" ('Paper Skin' - Kendall Payne)

21 July 2019
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^ Well so long as he's attractive, it's ok for some guy to creep up behind you and sniff you on the neck, follow you across Turkey, and wait outside your train compartment while you sleep.

I like the cinematography and I like Audrey Tautou so paul-mccartney-thumb_gif.

Hate the smell of No. 5 though, reminds me of a perfume an old woman would wear (sorry to any No. 5 wearers). 

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1 September 2019
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Paul's grandson was robbed at knife point. https://www.billboard.com/arti.....knifepoint

2 September 2019
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Ahhh Girl said
Paul's grandson was robbed at knife point. https://www.billboard.com/arti.....knifepoint

  

I'm sure he won't be reading this, but there's nothing cowardly about not fighting back.

7 November 2019
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What would you name a band that has the following members:

Julian or Sean Lennon

James McCartney

Dhani Harrison

Zak or Jason Starkey?

How about The House of the Rising Suns?

Any other band name ideas?

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The Band Of Beatle Sons That Could Just As Easily Include Daughters But No One Thinks Of That Do They

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Love one another.

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(I'm Fiddy, not Walrian)

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Though all those suggested by JW as members, @50yearslate, have pursued careers as musicians while, so far, none of the daughters have (we have yet to see what Beatrice will want to do as she finds her place in the world).

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Hey, Stella could surely design them cool outfits... a-hard-days-night-paul-7

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7 November 2019
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Too bad Heather never pursued a musical career - she's the only one who actually recorded with the Beatles (not technically offspring, though, I guess)

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vonbontee said
Too bad Heather never pursued a musical career - she's the only one who actually recorded with the Beatles (not technically offspring, though, I guess)

  

Maybe not biologically, but she definitely counts.

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I did read she became quite involved with the punk scene in the late 70s and even supposedly dated Billy Idol at one point. 

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8 November 2019
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Which reminds me, there's a quote from Paul in a book I have, "Heather, my eldest daughter, went out with Billy Idol. Just what a father needs. . . . Dear me!" (It's in From Yesterday To Today by the editors of Life magazine)

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It verges from the sublime to the ridiculote

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8 November 2019
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Heather with Paul during her punk period, attending a Buddy Holly Week event in 1979...

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13 November 2019
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Stella got flack for posting this on Twitter

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Stella captioned the image: "So honoured to have  HRH Duchess of Sussex in our Autumn '19 coat at Remembrance Day service. x Stella #RemembranceDay."

Instagram users subsequently slammed Stella over her "disrespectful" choice of words.

"Using remembrance day to advertise your clothes is a little disrespectful!! People died and you take pictures of people showing respect for advertising purposes. Just wrong," said one critic.

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I dont think I care that much, personally, that she made that post. It doesn't seem that disrespectful to me. Then again, it's quite difficult to offend my sensibilities mccartney-shrug_01_gif

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Zak Starkey's new album, The Who Hits 50!, originally due on  22 November, will be released on 6 December. Zak has been kind enough to allow Pete Townshend and Roger Daltrey to front the album, and has agreed for it to be credited to The Who.

We know it's all about Zak though!!! ahdn_john_08_gifa-hard-days-night-george-10ahdn_john_08_gifa-hard-days-night-george-10john-lennon-salute_gif

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