'Relax'. The miners' strike, fatal shots from an embassy in London and the IRA bomb attack in Brighton. In response to the Ethiopian famine, Band Aid release 'Do they know it's Christmas?'
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'Stunning!' ... 'A modern masterpiece!'...'It'll run and run!'... 'It's hard to imagine life without it!' These are just some of the quotes that haven't been said about Saturday Live. Producer PHIL WARD-LARGE
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