Dr Mumbo

Who knew about the Gillard coup first? Inga van Kyck

While Dr Mumbo has always had deep admiration for his counterpart on B&T magazine Inga van Kyck, the comedy columnist has achieved something close to ESP in the latest edition of the magazine.  

The column, which being in print would have needed to go to press at some point during 1988, features Inga working on a highly topical piece of business:

“OMG! We’ve been asked to work on a top secret “creative development project” for the Federal Labour Party called Operation Carrot Top.

“The brief is to come up with a hypothetical campaign to promote a hypothetical change of leadership from the current PM (Krudd!) to a hypothetical female leader called, hypothetically, ‘Jennifer Grillade.'”

If only Kevin Rudd had subscribed to B&T he’d have had the warning he needed.


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