Dr Mumbo The glamour of TV May 16, 2010 2:36 12 Dr Mumbo salutes the Nine News team in Queensland for this demonstration of just because you can, doesn’t mean you should… topics Nine News, television Share Tweet Share Comments: 12 joe 17 May 10 um. why. exactly? Reply James D 17 May 10 It makes you wonder if bridges are a new invention up here in QLD. A bit depressing really. Reply Ron Jeremy 17 May 10 People need to get over it. Reply David 17 May 10 Shame they stopped the traffic. d Reply Chris Walton 17 May 10 Fantastic. They broadcast from a bridge but apparently the story on everyone’s lips is about a girl on a boat. Marvellous. Reply RPK 17 May 10 In Sydney we close bridges for picnics. In Brisbane you close them for TV news. Uhmm Reply DTL 17 May 10 I’m a particular fan of the car with the hazard flashers in the background. Very glamorous. Reply KCMG 17 May 10 Where are the hi-vis vests and hard-hats? Reply Corey Wright 17 May 10 Another slow news day in Brisbane, almost as slow as the traffic on the M1. Reply Dave 18 May 10 Capped off by a winner. Came out of ad break into weather…silence. Weatherman staring down the barrel waiting for cue,unaware he was on air. A full 30 seconds of agonising silence. Ouch. Reply Tony Collis 19 May 10 Yes, in fact. Bridges are a new invention up here is BrisBANAL. That’s why we love having important events on them when they open, important events like TV news broadcasts. I wonder how much they paid to have exclusive use of all 6 lanes? Reply Scott Pettet 20 May 10 Hard to believe that is for real. Totally absurd Reply Comments are closed. ADVERTISEMENT Most Discussed 122 Comments Sky News drops Outsiders from schedule after sacking of Mark Latham 50 Comments Sky News sacks Mark Latham and refuses to say whether Outsiders will remain on air 47 Comments Why that Pepsi ad isn’t as bad as you think it is 35 Comments 457 visa axing to hurt PR industry with ‘PR manager’ to be removed from temporary visa list 34 Comments Job cuts, one brand and the future: Will Fairfax get it right this time around?