Archive for the 'Come in Spinner' Category

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New song for So

Sunday, April 9th, 2006

Melbourne Lord Mayor John So has reached iconic status.  The man who needs a pause after his name to accommodate the applause now has his own song, courtesy of Melbourne’s The Music Men.
The Spin felt this was rather unfair.  What about song titles for other politicians?
Spinner Ray suggested ‘John Howard, he’s our coward’, while Al […]

Saving Private Nine

Monday, March 20th, 2006

When we suggested that Nine should be promoing new shows during its rare ratings hit for the year, the Commonwealth Games, we hit on the bright idea of getting our bright subscribers onto the case, trying to come up with some winning titles that the commentators could promote during boring moments, such as when another […]