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Paddy O'Connell sits in

Duration:
2 hours
First broadcast:
Monday 20 August 2012

Paddy discusses selling off council housing in expensive areas, avoiding mirrors, whether we have an obsession with serial killers and banning dog dance moves which are degrading.

Music Played

13 items
  • Image for Amy Winehouse

    Amy Winehouse Our Day Will Come

    Lioness: Hidden Treasures, Island, 1

  • Image for Matchbox Twenty

    Matchbox Twenty She's So Mean

    (CD Single), Atlantic, 1

  • Image for Stevie Wonder

    Stevie Wonder If You Really Love Me

    Stevie Wonder Greatest Hits Vol.2, Motown

  • Image for Depeche Mode

    Depeche Mode People Are People

    Depeche Mode - The Singles 1981-1985, Mute Records

  • Image for Kate Bush

    Kate Bush King Of The Mountain

    (CD Single), EMI

  • Image for James Brown

    James Brown I Got You (I Feel Good)

    Hits Of ... 65 & 66 (Vol.1), Polydor

  • Image for ABC

    ABC The Look Of Love

    And Then She Kissed Me Vol.1 (Various, Debutante

  • Image for The O'Jays

    The O'Jays I Love Music

    The Greatest Hits Of 1976 (Various), Premier

  • Image for Yazoo

    Yazoo Only You

    Alison Moyet Singles, Columbia

  • Image for Elton John & Pnau

    Elton John & Pnau Foreign Fields

    Good Morning To The Night, Mercury, 6

  • Image for Tommy Roe

    Tommy Roe Dizzy

    Delilah - Jukebox 60's Hits, Old Gold

  • Image for Simple Plan

    Simple Plan Summer Paradise

    (CD Single), Atlantic

  • Image for Roxette

    Roxette She's Got Nothing On (But The Radio)

    (CD Single), EMI, 1

  • EXPENSIVE COUNCIL HOUSES

    EXPENSIVE COUNCIL HOUSES

    Expensive council homes should be sold off and the money spent on more properties in cheaper areas, a think tank says. Critics claim that’s social cleansing.

    Find out more on BBC News online.
  • MIRRORS

    MIRRORS

    A new movement is encouraging women to give up mirrors so they stop obsessing over their appearance. Are you someone who can’t bear to look in the mirror?

    Find out more in this article from the Telegraph.
  • SERIAL KILLERS

    SERIAL KILLERS

    Does the continuing furore over Ian Brady show that we’re unhealthily obsessed by serial killers?

    Find out more on BBC News online.
  • DOG DANCING

    DOG DANCING

    The Kennel Club will ban tricks that are considered degrading to dogs from their competitions as the result of a surge in extreme routines following Pudsey's success on Britain's Got Talent.

    Find out more in this article from the Telegraph.
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