Digitised Image

"We bought it to protect the carpet from sparks but these days it protects our sportspeople from Brian..." 19 November, 2007

Reference Number: DCDL-0004415

Shows a woman explaining to her friend the reason for the large fire-screen around the television set. She says that although its original purpose was to protect the TV from sparks it now protects sportspeople from Brian whose fury at bad sports' results causes him to attack the TV with the beercans which can be seen scattered on the floor. Refers to New Zealand's run of bad luck in important sports fixtures in rugby, league, cricket and netball.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Cartoons (Commentary) and Digital images, related to Television broadcasting of sports and Sports.

Part of:
Tremain, Garrick, 1941-:[Includes all digital cartoons published in the Otago Daily Times from 25 July 2005 onwards plus a selection from December 2004 to July 2005], Reference Number DC-Group-0022 (628 digitised items)

Extent: 1 digital cartoon(s)Jpeg image - Resolution 200 dpi; RGB (24 bit); Pixel dimensions 1122 x 867. Single art work

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