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Tony McCoy Won BBC Sports Personality Of The Year On A Ticket Of Student Fees And Iraq

by | 19th, December 2010

TONY McCoy, AP McCoy OBE, is the BBC Sports Personality of The Year for 2010. Well done to the 15 times champion jockey. But the show was a dud ever since the BBC made the election a choice between its preferred candidates. You could not vote for anyone you liked; you had to vote for a BBC–approved personality, a star who would not drop the trophy, make a political comment, and who could laugh at Sue Barker’s jokes on a Question of Sport.

But how did you arrive at your votre? Did McCoy make you money on the gee-gees and this was payback? Did you vote hundreds of times for him just to spite David Haye, whom you despise? Or did Tony McCoy pop over and canvass your vote on ticket of raising student fees and paving over Iraq? We need to know…

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