Friday 24 November 2017

It's not Greece that's dangerous - but the status quo might be

AMBITIOUS, MOI?: Do you think Christine Lagarde - who hailed the Irish people as ''heroes' and the late Saudi King as a 'strong advocate of women' - has any interest, other than her own personal career path towards the French presidency?
AMBITIOUS, MOI?: Do you think Christine Lagarde - who hailed the Irish people as ''heroes' and the late Saudi King as a 'strong advocate of women' - has any interest, other than her own personal career path towards the French presidency?
Paul Sommerville

Paul Sommerville

'Smell like the lifestyle you deserve." That appalling line is the new slogan emanating from Procter & Gamble, the world's largest seller of consumer products.

Aiming to revive stagnant sales, the company is adding more premium products and rolling out a line of upscale fragrances. In their advert running everywhere in the USA, a woman exclaims: "I want my yoga pants to smell like I sweat money!"

(I am not making this up).

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