Re: Bright and Shiny Future

From: Chance <>
Date: Mon, 7 Aug 1995 16:28:52 -0700 (PDT)

On Mon, 7 Aug 1995, August Yang wrote:

> In any case, I've hit the "Translate Corp Jargon" (special P.C. Br) and I
> get...
> "Typical P.R. Response. If they said otherwise, Bad P.R."

This was my first reaction until I was reminded of Turner's presence at
two previous press events and the comments there; the ABA convention, and
the licensing fair. In both those instances, Turner reps repeated a
well-rehearsed "Little Red Book" line about Kats "not being promoted
because it isn't a current property", yet at Comicon, they've said the

     From what I've heard from others about Comicon, the participants
normally don't send backbencher clueless lackies to represent their
company at such a well attended event. I'm trying to get a name so I can
determine if this individual is actually speaking from a position of
authority, or one of overactive imagination.

> Yeah, yeah. I'm just being a cynical bastard, but we need more than just

     Cynicism is evolutionary after repetitive disappointment in
something you believe(d) in. Turner shoulders _all_ the blame for that
in this case.

 "Of course it has boogers in it. It's got kid-type humour" - John K. in TVG
 "Naaaah...just make them cat aliens." - Executive 'creative input' at H-B
Received on Mon Aug 07 1995 - 19:50:23 PDT

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