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the TV Spook
No, no, no.
Gook didn't dress up in women's clothing.
He was a ghostly obsessive who watched the box
and used the device as portal to pass into broadcasts
gambol with the presenters, performers and stars.
those same actors didn't always appreciate Gook's
visitations. But it was a handy trick. And it
our funky phantom could also cook up sweet
any obstreporous tv folk he encountered around town
is something we'd all like to do, now and again.
Of course, the phsyics were completely skewed.
would often interact with performers in a pre-recorded
programme. And more bizarrely, sometimes those same
tv stars would pursue him back through the screen
into the "real" world. Which suggests that
it was Gook's
tv set which was the real star here. Maybe
it was Kelly's
in an earlier guise....?