Comments on: Britain’s top fictional spy also its greatest intelligence asset http://blogs.reuters.com/great-debate/2015/10/27/britains-top-fictional-spy-also-its-greatest-intelligence-asset/ Thu, 21 Jul 2016 07:57:19 +0000 hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.5 By: meleze http://blogs.reuters.com/great-debate/2015/10/27/britains-top-fictional-spy-also-its-greatest-intelligence-asset/#comment-1113966 Thu, 29 Oct 2015 12:16:04 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/great-debate/?p=44362#comment-1113966 Bond has not so much to do with the fantasy. Bond is made by the Tories for them. He is is set working for a liberal and capitalist coutry. He could be a women, a gay but certainly never a member of the Labour working for Blair Brown or Corbyn. That’a pity for Britain then suddendly a windows is going to open with the arrival on the world agenda of the next conference about Syria.

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By: CobaltGlo http://blogs.reuters.com/great-debate/2015/10/27/britains-top-fictional-spy-also-its-greatest-intelligence-asset/#comment-1113586 Wed, 28 Oct 2015 08:31:35 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/great-debate/?p=44362#comment-1113586 “Daniel Craig — the truest to author Ian Fleming’s original vision since Sean Connery”

Yes but not quite. Bond is clearly described by his author as being dark enough to stick out in England but blend well on the continent and most countries. “From Russia, with Love” Bond has black hair.

Daniel Craig looks more like one of the Russian spies or SMERSH agents.

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By: Moties001 http://blogs.reuters.com/great-debate/2015/10/27/britains-top-fictional-spy-also-its-greatest-intelligence-asset/#comment-1113388 Tue, 27 Oct 2015 16:58:26 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/great-debate/?p=44362#comment-1113388 Sidney Riley was the original on which James Bond is based

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By: ARJTurgot2 http://blogs.reuters.com/great-debate/2015/10/27/britains-top-fictional-spy-also-its-greatest-intelligence-asset/#comment-1113365 Tue, 27 Oct 2015 14:12:37 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/great-debate/?p=44362#comment-1113365 You miss Richard Hughes, the Aussie, who was quite possibly the real, real thing, and the actual man behind all of the fictional characters.

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