Best Use of Plagiarism
Okay, so you probably remember me raving about the Chip Shop Awards and the 3 awards I picked up last year. Well, it’s that time again and the Nominations (now called Finalists) have just been announced.
As usual, there are some great entries but the one that really caught my eye was my advert! Yes, my Best Use of Plagiarism ad from last year is doing a second turn on the Chip Shop Award circuit. Why? Well because someone has plagiarised it of course. 1000heads, a ‘word of mouth’ agency in London took my ad and entered it again – this time under their name. It’s the ultimate act of plagiarism.
‘Taking the piss’
All in all, I’m pretty entertained by the whole affair. Though I have to admit, I’m quite tempted to pop down to London in June to pick up my/1000heads award…