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The British way: Save 6Music demonstrators outside Broadcasting House

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  1. About these Save 6Music demonstrators being “British” … Irish more like – this photo references the protest episode in Father Ted with the famous slogan: “Down with this sort of thing – Careful Now!” The phrase has been adopted by protesters across the UK and this message is frequently seen on placards – Graham Linehan, Father Ted writer, commented recently on Twitter that he gets sent a photo similar to this one about once a week on average.

    * Shapersofthe80s replies: Well observed, Alison. Graham Linehan and Father Ted have seared the collective unconscious in many ways.

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