Saturday, 10 September 2011

11. The Goodies: Goodies Rule - OK? (BBC2, 21 December 1975)

Rather thrillingly, this newspaper actually spins towards the viewer, 1930s Hollywood-style. By 1975, you could only get away with that always-enjoyable convention in a comedy. The use of the obviously real Rhodesia secondary story adds credence to the self-evidently made-up headline.

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