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More From The ANA Conference: About That Quote In Ad Age

Posted by: Jon Fine on October 18, 2008

I’ve already gotten a bunch of emails and comments having sport with a, uhm, slightly intemperate remark I made to a pal and former colleague, Ad Age reporter Matthew Creamer, that ended up in a story he wrote at the ANA conference we are both attending.

I absolutely said what I’m quoted as saying, and as such have no complaint with what appeared. As I told one emailer, though: My remark was a joke. Under no circumstances would I utter the phrase “Web 2.0” with a straight face.

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Matt Creamer

October 18, 2008 9:38 PM

Good thing none of those e-mailers could overhear your phone conversations. Unless of course you've gotten soft since your AdAge days.

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