Jeremy Vine goes gung-ho
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BBC Rewind: Swinging saloon doors

To help prepare him for the virtual swingometer in the 2010 election, Jeremy Vine corralled all the weapons in his presentational armoury to be the cowboy in charge of this relatively clunky visual metaphor in the local elections of 2008. Is this the moment when computer graphics in election coverage jumped the shark?

Clip taken from Election Night 2008, first broadcast 1 May 2008

  • 17 Nov 2014