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Terry Wogan hosts the British version of a simple Brazilian game-show which has become a powerful barometer of popular opinion in its home land. The viewing audience and a celebrity panel are asked to ponder the "right thing" in a series of sticky situations.
Voce Decide ("You Decide") posed awkward questions like "would you fabricate an alibi for your best friend?", "would you sell your story to the press if you'd had an affair with a politician?" and "should you tell your sister if her husband is havingan affair?", asking viewers to decide the outcome in a telephone vote. Before long, politicians and journalists were beginning to pay serious attention to each episode.
Will Do the Right Thing become compulsory viewing for British cabinet ministers searching for moral guidance? You can help Terry Wogan and his three celebrity panellists to tell right from wrong.
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