He's not a real "Barry Fitzgerald" it's a stage name. Mine is the real thing I can assure you!
As for Walter I always liked the man, and his tendency to play grumpy characters seems to suit my posting style fairly well
No more battles hence Jackson is now retired, though I have a few other avatars I might look at later on.
Back to the lens it might end up bundled with some bodies as a "super kit lens" of sorts. It's not a complete waste of time as the range is useful, I'm quite happy with my 18-105mm VR didn't expect a lot but it's quite good really (for what it is ie super kit lens)