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Audrey Hepburn did not have va-va-voom

Discussion in 'Personal' started by doomzebra, Feb 21, 2011.

  1. doomzebra

    doomzebra Occasional commenter

    She was exquisitely beautiful and faultlessly elegant but va-va-voom? No, no, a thousand times no.
    Bad Renault, bad
     
  2. Katherine Hepburn did, however.
     
  3. doomzebra

    doomzebra Occasional commenter

    yes she did, and Catherine Deneuve does
     
  4. Absoluement. I haven't seen the relevant Renault advert but had to respond.

     
  5. Now thinking - Scarlett Johanssen does not have va-va-voom. Cameron Diaz does.
    Matt Damon does. Christian Bale doesn't.
    I like to think I have va-va-voom, but I may be wrong.
     
  6. Audrey Hepburn didn't need va va voom. She had a neck like a swan and THAT little black dress. Oh and Hubert Givenchy on tap.
     
  7. magic surf bus

    magic surf bus Star commenter

    It's Renault's marketing department that lacks va va voom. These are the people who a few years ago were trying to sell the horribly mis-shapen Megane on the basis of it having a cute ****. It's a bloody car for heaven's sake.
     

  8. The Clio has certainly lost its Va Va Voom with this ad. I fail to make sense of it. Papa and Nicole, I understood. Even " Size Matters" ( 4 cm) and I did sort of get Va Va Voom until this last ad. (Personal opinion).
     
  9. littlemissraw

    littlemissraw Occasional commenter

    The characters may have been picked via a facebook vote (I've definately seen one running although not sure if it was pre or post shooting of the ad) x
     
  10. jacob

    jacob Lead commenter

    Non!
    Marilyn! Oh yes!!!!
     
  11. magic surf bus

    magic surf bus Star commenter

    Marilyn didn't have va va voom.

    She had <h1>KABOOOOOOOOM</h1>
     
  12. A fine distinction MSB - well done.
     
  13. doomzebra

    doomzebra Occasional commenter

    "Will you look at that! Look how she moves! It's like Jell-O on springs. Must have some sort of built-in motor or something"
     
  14. jacob

    jacob Lead commenter

    Exactement, mes amis!
    Now, what was the question?
     
  15. marshypops

    marshypops New commenter

    to get that wiggle marilyn used to cut part of the heel off on one shoe.
     
  16. doomzebra

    doomzebra Occasional commenter

    and have a curvy rump and bust
     
  17. Am now beginning to work towards a definition of va-va-voom and what was the other term sorry short term memory loss while typing etc:
    a wiggle
    curvy "rump" (love that word) and chestal area
    one leg longer than the other?
    obvious sex appeal
    big hair?
    gorgeousness

    Audrey Hepburn, on the other hand, was elegant, graceful, hyper-chic, smooth, tasteful, cool,
    sophisticated. What similar term could we apply to her then? Any suggestions?
     
  18. marshypops

    marshypops New commenter

    True :)

    I'm not disagreeing at all, she's a favourite actress of mine.
     
  19. Matt Damon?? Are you having a bubble?? [​IMG]
     
  20. OK maybe the sauvignon blanc was talking there.[​IMG]
     

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