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Thursday, 20 October 2005
That is SIS to you

male operative

This month saw the launch of the new James Bond character: tougher, grittier and without the gadgets.  In real life it saw the launch of the MI6 website.  This is quite a development for the organisation which refused to acknowledge its own existence publically a mere 10 years ago.  The story is also covered in the Guardian.

Last week I found the above sign in a service station in England. Exactly what kind of organisation refers to its employees as operatives?

Posted by bigblue on 20/10/2005 at 10:30 PM
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yes Mr Bond…

Posted by David  on  25/08/2006  at  09:10 AM

Indeed Mr Shakenotstirred.

Posted by bigblue  on  25/08/2006  at  10:30 PM

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