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The New (Staged and Scripted) Video of António Campinos Feels Like a Drunken Satire

All they could come up with after so many takes and editing is another Battistelli-like buffoon

António Campinos drunken satire



Summary: The EPO released a self-promotional video that is already being ridiculed for its content and style; what has the EPO become if not a phony pretender that lies about everything without qualm?

French-speaking (born and educated in France) European Patent Office (EPO) President António Campinos, whose English is hardly better than Battistelli's and whose videos are equally awkward (new video here with only ~300 views and unwelcoming comments), now mimics Battistelli's 'cheap suit' -- or car salesperson -- marketing spiel. This is perhaps what inevitably happens when people get a job based on their connections rather than qualifications, skills etc. And those are people who represent Europe around the world...



After Campinos come a bunch of lies like these (don't laugh, the job title is "Communication", a more modern term/newspeak for PR):

EPO Communication



April 1st is nine monthsaway, so this must be very early delivery.

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