Fortunately there was a voice of sanity about Brown's speech in that edition of PRWeek - Tara Hamilton-Miller, who, as usual, hit the nail on the head. The PR bosses should take note.
Meanwhile, PRWeek's front page said it all. The picture of Brown wearing a dunce's cap (left) is already swiftly gaining cult status in the PR industry. The fact that it is almost tall enough to be a wizard's cap perhaps shows that he would need magic to get out of the mess he's created.
Stewart Bint, corporate communications manager, Schluter-Systems.