Mary Branscombe (marypcb) wrote,
Mary Branscombe
marypcb

Would you wear it?

Many years ago The Register leaked an Intel internal briefing that started 'UK technology journalists are cynical in the extreme. Everything you say will be examioned for 'quotability' in and out of context'. I've found it a useful document to refer to when I do media training but at the time my first reaction was to suggest designing a T shirt with the logo 'Cynic Inside' to wear to Intel events.

The years roll by and I continue to procrastinate, but I have found a way to shortcut the process. I was researching services offering what you could call mass customization for a feature I'm working on for BT Upload and I now know I could get a one-off from Spreadshirt as well as having a store at CafePress (and plenty of similar sites). But even less effort is to suggest the phrase at TypeTees - the text-only version of Threadless. If you like it, go and vote for it at http://www.typetees.com/score/1214994/Cynic_inside  and it will become a T shirt you can actually buy.

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