Comments for http://wwwsearch.bbc.co.uk/blogs/thereporters/paulinemclean/2009/01/lingering_legacy.html http://wwwsearch.bbc.co.uk/blogs/thereporters/paulinemclean/2009/01/lingering_legacy.html en-gb 30 Fri 11 Jul 2014 02:43:28 GMT+1 A feed of user comments from the page found at http://wwwsearch.bbc.co.uk/blogs/thereporters/paulinemclean/2009/01/lingering_legacy.html newsjock http://wwwsearch.bbc.co.uk/blogs/thereporters/paulinemclean/2009/01/lingering_legacy.html?page=66#comment2 So many architectural and arty promotions are dreamed up as political hype - to create a "feel good" factor or to distract from present critical realities.Any project should a assessed as to whether it is "fit for purpose".The two main criteria are :will it wash it's face financially, based on measurable (not rhetorical "hoped for") returns andis the exhibition worthy of its subject.If either of these criteria are not met, the project in a non-starter.This is not a dig at Glasgow's efforts in the 90's, but are both criteria met with the benefit of hindsight? Sat 10 Jan 2009 13:45:48 GMT+1 dennisjunior1 http://wwwsearch.bbc.co.uk/blogs/thereporters/paulinemclean/2009/01/lingering_legacy.html?page=33#comment1 Razia:[Substantial boost]That is very true, in the revenue of money and also, tourism [people visiting] Scotland....Which is a very important thing!~Dennis Junior~ Fri 09 Jan 2009 23:22:05 GMT+1 dennisjunior1 http://wwwsearch.bbc.co.uk/blogs/thereporters/paulinemclean/2009/01/lingering_legacy.html?page=0#comment0 Pauline:Lingering legacy? yes for an people that live in Glasgow and for the cultural icons of Scotland and its heritage....~Dennis Junior~ Fri 09 Jan 2009 23:20:10 GMT+1