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FortuneGrey profile of Bec Paton

By johnboy - 13 July 2005 9

Well worth a look is this profile of DJ Bec Paton by local blog FortuneGrey.

For such a small city, Canberra has a lot of people doing interesting stuff (and they’re good at what they do).

BP: It’s got a high education level, so people are a little more switched on. But also the place is incredibly sterile, especially in its design and I think to humanise everything, it needs, like people make that themselves, people need to make their own culture and because it’s relatively isolated, I mean Sydney’s fairly close, but you have to make an effort to go there, you’re always working in a vacuum, so stuff that comes out of here is innovative and is fresh, because it’s created fairly much from scratch.

What’s Your opinion?


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9 Responses to
FortuneGrey profile of Bec Paton
Thumper 8:23 am 14 Jul 05

Arrgghh.. I mean,

You could then buy it, as in City News, the rag, you get the drift…

Thumper 8:22 am 14 Jul 05

JB,

“I could shag angelina jolie, cure cancer, bring about world peace, and release a worldwide number 1 single.”

You get then buy it…..

johnboy 8:37 pm 13 Jul 05

Like K said, news value has nothing to do with getting on the front page of CityNews.

I could shag angelina jolie, cure cancer, bring about world peace, and release a worldwide number 1 single.

I still wouldn’t make CityNews without ponying over the cold hard cash.

Bec Paton would make my personal A-List of Canberrans any day.

bloodnut 3:12 pm 13 Jul 05

yup – like scientology.

maybe…

City News and L. Ron’s Dianetics office in the interchange are somehow affilliated…

and somehow Bec Paton has become involved.

Scary.

Kerces 11:45 am 13 Jul 05

So by that reasoning bloodnut, you can only be a Canberra A list if you pay several thousand?

K

bulldog 10:52 am 13 Jul 05

How is Canberra more ‘sterile’ than other cities? WTF is implied by Sterile? I know I used to use terms like that when I was younger, cooler and still had ideals, but the more I think about it, the less sure I am that I ever knew what I meant.

I think that Bec may just be parotting something she heard the bigger kids saying a few years ago.

Thumper 10:25 am 13 Jul 05

Hehehehe… That means I’m about on the X, Y, or Z list!

bloodnut 10:11 am 13 Jul 05

you’re not Canberra’s A list till you make the cover of City News

Thumper 8:34 am 13 Jul 05

Is Bec Paton a celebrity? Does this put her on the Canberra A list, or is she still on the B list?

Anyway, I like the bolded sentence as above.

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