Spin by Brian Springer

“Using the 1992 presidential election as his springboard, documentary filmmaker Brian Springer captures the behind-the-scenes maneuverings of politicians and newscasters in the early 1990s. Pat Robertson banters about “homos,” Al Gore learns how to avoid abortion questions, George Bush talks to Larry King about halcyon — all presuming they’re off camera. Composed of 100% unauthorized satellite footage, Spin is a surreal expose of media-constructed reality.”

I saw this almost a year ago and have only just come across it again. Watch this, sit down for a while, have a glass of water and then have a good hard think about inventive and entertaining ways you can destroy your television set. Film it and post it on youtube for all our viewing pleasure 😉

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