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Tron Or Ping-Pong? Dubai's Spin Can't Decide

Posted: Jun. 27th, 2013  |  By Michael Pearse
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If you think you've seen it all in Dubai, you're in for a bit of a shock. Melding the sleek and downright sexy aesthetic we've all come to begrudgingly love from Tron and applying it to a Ping-Pong blast-from-the-past, the Spin in Dubai is a fascinating experience you wont find anywhere else in the world.

We got behind the tables at Dubai’s Ping-Pong themed nightclub, and found it a non-pretentious night out.

When we first heard about Spin, we couldn’t help but let out a giggle.

A bizarre combination of table tennis hall and nightclub, founded by an older, otherwise respected Hollywood actress, on paper it sounded like the most eccentric of celebrity indulgences. We weren’t the only ones: as we spread word of Susan Sarandon’s bizarre concept to friends, colleagues, passersby, and anyone else that would listen, we were met with an unwavering display of bemused bafflement. Just what did this Oscar-winning cinematic legend think she was up to?


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