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Episode 41

Jeremy Vine hosts the show where every day a new team of challengers take on what is probably the greatest quiz team in Britain, made up of some of the country's top quizzers.


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These people are amongst the greatest quiz players in Britain.

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Together they make up the Eggheads,

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arguably the most formidable quiz team in the country.

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The question is, can they be beaten?

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Welcome to Eggheads, the show where a team of five quiz challengers

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pit their wits against possibly the greatest quiz team in Britain.

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They are the Eggheads.

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And really the greatest, right?

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-Oh, yes.

-Oh, yeah.

-On a good day.

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There's a little pause. I'll explain why in a second.

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Hoping to beat the might of the Eggheads today are The Interveners.

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Now, this team from Newcastle-upon-Tyne work together

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as part of a mental health early intervention team.

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Let's meet them.

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Hi, my name's Mandy, and I'm a mental health nurse.

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Hello, I'm Dave, and I'm a care coordinator.

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Hi, I'm Steve, I'm an advanced pharmacist practitioner.

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Hi, I'm Mike, and I'm a community psychiatric nurse.

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Hello, I'm Alan, and I'm a semi-retired care coordinator.

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So, Mandy and team, welcome.

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-Hello!

-Good to see you. Very cheerful, that's great.

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So, you help people who are in, er,

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basically a mental health crisis, is that right?

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Yeah, yeah, first episode, sort of psychosis, presentation.

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OK, and you're together in an institution of some kind,

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-or you are out and about?

-Community.

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-So we're out and about.

-In the community, OK.

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Brilliant. Have you quizzed together?

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No, a couple of the team members, Dave and Alan, quiz together,

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but we do a bit of PopMaster on Radio 2.

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Oh, yes? Well, that will help in the music round for sure.

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And any particular areas of strengths or weakness?

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Maybe you shouldn't tell us.

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Mm. Yeah, we'll keep that under our belts, actually.

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-We don't want to...

-We've got a wide breadth of knowledge.

-Yeah.

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Well, good luck, Challengers.

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Every day there is £1,000 worth of cash up for grabs.

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If the Challengers fail to defeat the Eggheads,

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the prize-money rolls over to the next show.

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When did that last happen?

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The Challengers failing to defeat you?

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LISA CLEARS HER THROAT

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They've had a terrible time, basically.

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They're in a kind of little crisis of their own here.

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So, they've lost two in a row.

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Which means there's £1,000 for you to win today,

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and it also means you might sense that they're just uncertain.

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So take advantage.

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The first head-to-head battle is on the subject of Sport.

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You've got Judith, Dave, Kevin, Barry or Lisa.

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-It's a big one, this, isn't it?

-It is.

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-It's the worst one that could come up...

-You can sacrifice me, but...

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We don't want to sacrifice you.

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-You want to keep us for the end.

-But then there's anyone you think you could take on Sport,

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in which case we could have you in the final as well.

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Does anybody else want Sport?

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Do you want me to take Sport? I'll take the fall.

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-MANDY:

-All right, OK.

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All right. Against which Egghead?

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Judith, if you don't mind, please.

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Ah. Now, this is interesting too, isn't it?

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-No, it isn't.

-Because we're close...

-You might be able to sing later.

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-I'll explain why shortly.

-But...

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We're getting all kinds of things that we're on the edge of here.

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To ensure there's no conferring,

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would you please take your positions in the Question Room?

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OK, Judith, you need to cover your ears, cos I just must tell Steve

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about the significance of this round.

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-Oh, no, please don't.

-No, but... We must...

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I will blame you.

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Well, so Steve...

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-Judith has won six Sport rounds in a row.

-That's done it.

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The last time she did that was under the Tony Blair administration.

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LAUGHTER OK?

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If she wins this one, it will be seven,

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which will be unprecedented for her in Eggheads.

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So it's a bit, we're all a bit, we're ready for the party, Judith.

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Yeah, you just messed it up.

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JEREMY LAUGHS

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-All right...

-Honestly, you have.

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-No, I haven't.

-I know.

-I'm sure I haven't.

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Steve, would you like to go first or second?

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I'd like to go second, please.

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OK, Judith. Your first question.

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Super Victor was the name of the official mascot

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of which of these 2016 sporting events?

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Well, the Grand National doesn't have a mascot,

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I don't think. Er...

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Super Victor. It's probably Olympics, I should think.

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Rio Olympics.

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Any Eggheads know this?

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-It doesn't ring a bell.

-We're drawing a bit of a blank here,

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but I'm afraid it was Euro 16, Judith.

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You see? I knew you'd jinxed it.

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-No, I haven't...

-Absolutely your fault.

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JEREMY LAUGHS

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Steve, your question.

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Which country joined the Home Nations rugby union

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tournament in 1910, making it the Five Nations Tournament?

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Well, I do believe they're all in the Five Nations,

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so that's about as good as my knowledge gets

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when it comes to rugby. Erm...

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I'm going to take a stab,

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because I imagine that Ireland and England

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might have been in the tournament together

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in the first place, I'm going to say France, please.

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Yes, France. So, it's Scotland, Wales, Ireland, England,

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and France is the fifth nation.

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Judith, your question.

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The tennis player Roger Federer holds dual nationality

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between Switzerland and which other country, thanks to the fact

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that his mother was born there? Is it...?

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Oh.

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Now, that's interesting. Um...

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I don't know why, but I have a feeling it's South Africa.

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South Africa is the right answer.

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-Mm.

-Back in the saddle, well done.

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OK, Steve, your question.

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In football, a Panenka, named after the Czech player who pioneered it,

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is a method of taking what?

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This, I think I do know.

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I believe this is when a player crosses his foot behind another one

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and takes a penalty.

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Er, a very flash penalty, I think. I hope.

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Penalty's right.

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Is that right, Dave? Is the description right?

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The Panenka was the one where he ran up to it and then waited

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-for Sepp Maier to go one way and then just coolly chipped it in.

-Ah.

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Oh, I see. So, Steve, a Panenka...

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You've got it right, don't worry. But the Panenka is where, Dave says,

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-you pause and the goalkeeper goes and then you kick it.

-Yeah.

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And the Rabona is the one where you...

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-Yeah, where you flick...

-Yeah.

-It's all the same thing.

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LAUGHTER

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So, Steve is ahead.

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Judith, you need this one.

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Which golfer won his first major in 2016

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when he won the US PGA tournament?

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Oh, gosh. I thought I would know this one, but they're not

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ringing bells, those people.

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I don't know, Jimmy Walker.

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-Is she right, Eggs?

-Yes.

-Yay!

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-Phew!

-You've got it right.

-God.

-JEREMY LAUGHS

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OK, well, we are within sight for Judith

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of those seven wins on the trot. Let's see.

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She's still in it, but, Steve, if you get this right,

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you go through to the final.

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The Tarbes National,

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named after the town in southern France where it begins,

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is an event in which sport?

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Tarbes is T-A-R-B-E-S. Is it...?

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Well, I don't speak French

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so I can't even think what the, er, what the letters might stand for.

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Just to explain,

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when you say what the letters might stand for...

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-Oh, sorry, is it not an acronym?

-No, I was just going to say,

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-it's a capital T and then all lower case, OK?

-Ah, right.

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I'll have to say hot-air ballooning in that case, as a wild guess.

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-Please.

-They've got a big tradition of hot air ballooning in France,

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but... Actually, Judith, you might know cos your French...

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No, I don't. Maybe it's pigeon racing.

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Pigeon racing is the right answer.

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Pigeon racing.

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So we go to Sudden Death, in Sport, Judith.

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In Sport. Your question.

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In 2016, the mother-in-law of which sporting figure from the world

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of motor racing was freed after being kidnapped in Brazil?

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Oh. I'm trying to think of drivers who might be married.

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I don't know. Erm...

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Alonso.

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-It's Bernie Ecclestone.

-Really?

-THEY LAUGH

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Steve, this is for the round.

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The big serving tennis player Sam Groth represents which country?

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Australia.

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Australia's the right answer, Steve, well done.

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LAUGHTER AND APPLAUSE You are through.

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Sorry. Oh, I'm in such trouble.

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You have got me into so much trouble now.

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Well, we got six in a row and every decade or so, Judith, we get there.

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Sorry. You're not in the final.

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Steve is.

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Come back and we'll play on.

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So, as it stands, The Interveners

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have not lost any brains from the final round.

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The Eggheads have lost one, and I'm in such trouble, aren't I?

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Yes, you are. Absolutely. I'm going to have my revenge.

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History. Who wants this?

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-Shall I go for it?

-Go on, Mike.

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-Who do you want to take on, Mike?

-OK, Mike...

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-Do you want to go for Lisa?

-Go for Lisa?

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-Flip a few coins.

-Lisa?

-Can we try Lisa?

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Yes, by all means. She's good at History, loves kings.

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Oh... Can I change my mind?

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Mike from The Interveners versus Lisa from the Eggheads.

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Please go to our Question Room now.

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Mike, on History, would you like to go first or second?

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I'll go first, thanks.

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Good luck, here we go.

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Which city was the capital of West Germany

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between 1949 and 1990?

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Oh...

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I'm sure it's Bonn.

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I think when the wall went down, then it swapped back to Berlin.

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So I'll go for Bonn.

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Yes. How soon we forget.

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Bonn is right, but it's not often spoken of now.

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Lisa.

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The Cod Wars were a series of confrontations

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between Iceland and which other country?

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I had a feeling that was us in the UK.

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Let me just have a quick think, cos, you know... The Cod Wars...

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I mean, are they going to make that joke in Russia or Spain?

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I'll go with the UK.

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It was the UK. I can't remember...

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Obviously it was about fish. I can't remember the details.

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It was, I think, my childhood, when this was going on.

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Back to you, Mike.

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Elizabeth Woodville was the mother of which King of England?

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Woodville... Possibly French.

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I'll take a chance on...on Richard.

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Is he right, Lisa?

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No, afraid not. Richard I predates her by a few hundred years.

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She was the more controversial wife of Edward IV,

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and gave birth to Edward V, who was one of the Princes in the Tower,

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so he didn't last very long.

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Henry VIII's mother was another Elizabeth, Elizabeth of York,

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who was also one of Elizabeth Woodville's children.

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Edward V is the answer, Mike.

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So, to take the lead, here is your question, Lisa.

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The English soothsayer Mother Shipton

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is believed to have been born in a cave

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in which county in the 15th century?

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I've been to her cave.

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It's just in Knaresborough, which is in Yorkshire.

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Barry, you would've been very upset if she'd got that wrong.

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I couldn't believe any set of circumstances at all

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where Lisa would get that wrong.

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Yorkshire is the correct answer.

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So she pulls ahead, Mike.

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You've got to restrain her now.

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The half-brother of which Prime Minister served as

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Chancellor of the Exchequer from 1903 to 1905,

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and Foreign Secretary from 1924 to 1929?

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I know Churchill's sons went into politics,

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I don't know if he had any siblings.

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I know nothing about Stanley Baldwin.

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I know there's been a few Chamberlains in politics,

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so I'll take a chance on Neville Chamberlain.

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Good thinking, it was another Chamberlain.

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It was Austen Chamberlain.

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So you've got it right. So level now.

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But Lisa can take the round with this.

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Imposed between the 14th and 19th centuries,

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butlerage was a tax on which product when it was imported into England?

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14th and 19th centuries...

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We didn't do a whole bunch of tobacco, really, before Raleigh,

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which is a fair bit later than the 14th century.

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So that would seem not quite right.

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And I would have thought cheese wasn't right either.

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I mean, I don't know how much cheese we really sort of imported.

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Oh, come on. Wine.

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Wine is the right answer.

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Sorry, Mike, beaten by our Egghead, so not able

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to take your place in the final.

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Lisa will be there, though.

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Please return to us, and we'll play on.

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So, as it stands, The Interveners have lost a brain now

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from the final round.

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The Eggheads have also lost one, so pretty evenly matched.

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A lot at stake, remember, for the Eggheads,

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cos they lost the last two matches.

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The next subject is Film and TV.

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So, who would like this?

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Do you want to take it, or do you want me to take it?

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-What do you think?

-You go for it, Dave.

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-I'll have a go, Jeremy.

-And, Dave, who would you like to play?

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I'll go for Dave.

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OK, so we're going to have Dave on Dave.

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Dave from The Interveners, Dave on the Eggheads, on Film and TV.

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Please go to the Question Room.

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Challenger Dave, do you want to go first or second?

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I think I'll go second, please, Jeremy.

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All right, so, Tremendous Knowledge Dave,

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here is your question.

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Who plays Deadshot in the 2016 film Suicide Squad?

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I must be the only person in the world who's never seen this film.

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And I could be very wrong, but Ryan Reynolds is jumping out at me,

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so I'll go Ryan Reynolds, please.

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It's Will Smith. Oh, dear!

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Oh, dear, oh, dear...

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That's a good start there, Challenger Dave.

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Haven't even lifted a finger yet. You're already ahead.

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Which American actor co-founded a comedy website

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called Funny Or Die in 2007?

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Actor...

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Well, I can't see Tom Cruise doing that.

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Will Ferrell...

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I'll go for Seth Rogen, Jeremy.

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-Dave, what do you think?

-I thought he was right.

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Yeah. Not, it's not, it's Will Ferrell.

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-Oh, is it, really?

-So you're level.

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Tremendous Knowledge Dave.

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Who became the male host of Robot Wars

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when it returned to television in 2016?

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Right...

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It's not Clive Anderson.

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Was it Bill Bailey? No, I'm going...

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Yeah, I'm going to go Dara O Briain, please.

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Dara O Briain is right.

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-Yeah!

-Yay!

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OK, Dave,

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Challenger Dave, your question.

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Who plays a villain called Krall in the 2016 film Star Trek Beyond?

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His friends might call him "Krawl".

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I should go to the pictures more often.

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I can't see it being Martin Freeman.

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I'll go for Idris Elba, Jeremy.

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-Idris Elba is right.

-That's good.

-Nicely done.

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So you're level after two.

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Tremendous Knowledge Dave.

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In which film does John Huston

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play the villainous businessmen Noah Cross?

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Right, I've got a yearning for one of them.

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I think they're all good films, but I can't remember all of them,

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all the different things that go on.

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I'm going to go, in this case,

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for Chinatown.

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Chinatown is the right answer.

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The Egghead is ahead.

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You need to get this one right,

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-Challenger Dave.

-OK, Jeremy.

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In September 2015, which British-born actress made headlines

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when she joked that she made a terrible mistake

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by becoming an American citizen?

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Oh, dear, I don't know this one as well.

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Which one of them became an American citizen?

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I'll go for Keira Knightley.

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No, no, no. She...hasn't done that.

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-Oh, dear.

-Emily Blunt is the answer.

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-Oh, I thought...

-Emily Blunt.

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-OK, Jeremy.

-So, Dave,

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the other Dave, taken the round.

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Maybe something's going on here.

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Maybe the Eggheads are starting to feel

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the fire in their bellies again.

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Going to get back into winning ways. Too early to say.

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But Tremendous Knowledge Dave will be in the final,

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Challenger Dave, you've been knocked out.

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Please return to us. We'll play the last round before that final.

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So, the Eggheads now fighting back after a difficult time.

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Well, the Interveners have lost two brains from the final round,

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the Eggheads have just lost the one at this point.

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The next subject is Music.

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So, which Intervener wants Music?

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-Alan or Mandy?

-Go for it.

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-I think that's going to have to be me.

-Go on, Mandy. OK.

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Against which Egghead? It's got to be Kevin or Barry.

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-I'll take...I'll take on Kevin.

-All right. Do that.

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Mandy from the Interveners versus Kevin from the Eggheads,

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who got knocked out in the last game, by the way.

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To ensure there's no conferring,

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would you please take up your positions in the Question Room?

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So, Music, Mandy - would you like to go first or second?

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I'll go second, please, Jeremy.

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Kevin, your question, then.

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Whose 1998 hit Believe is often described as

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the first widely known use of the Auto-Tune audio processor?

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I believe that that was Cher.

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Cher is right.

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-OK, Mandy.

-Can I have his question?

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Don't worry, don't worry.

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Got a good one for you.

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In 1981, One Day In Your Life became the first UK number one solo single

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for which singer?

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I do believe that was Michael Jackson, Jeremy.

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Well done, Mandy, it was. Michael Jackson.

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Kevin.

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The 2010 album Pink Friday is the debut release

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by which American recording artist?

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Debut release? OK, well, I don't think it's Beyonce.

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And I think that's probably too late for Mary J Blige as well.

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I think I'm getting a bell ringing saying Nicki Minaj.

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So I'll say Nicki Minaj.

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Nicki Minaj is quite right.

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Mandy, who composed

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the Ride Of The Valkyries,

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a piece of music that appears in the film Apocalypse Now?

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Classical music really isn't my bag.

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I'll go for Richard Wagner.

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The Eggheads are laughing cos you're right. Well done.

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OK, Kevin.

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Who wrote the music and co-wrote the lyrics

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of the 1930s song Don't Fence Me In?

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Well, I think it's an American song, so...

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..probably best to rule out Noel Coward.

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I'm not sure, I'm not sure. It's between Porter and Berlin.

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I'm going to say Irving Berlin but...it could be either.

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-You're wrong.

-Yeah...

-It's Cole Porter.

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This is interesting, Mandy. You've got a chance here

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to knock him out. My advice would be to try and take it now.

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Mandy, which group headlined the first Glastonbury Festival in 1970

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when they stepped in to replace The Kinks?

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Um...I don't think it would be Mud.

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I'll guess at T-Rex.

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-Eggheads?

-That's right.

-You're right!

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Well done. Three out of three.

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Kevin, sorry, sin bin for you.

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We are in a little interesting streak with the Eggheads, aren't we?

0:20:480:20:52

Well done, Mandy.

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Got the rub of the green, the Challengers, at the moment.

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Come back to us, both of you. We will play the final round.

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So, here we are. This is what we've been playing towards.

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Another great game. So far.

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Now, it's time for the final round

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which, as always, is General Knowledge.

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But, I'm afraid, those of you who lost your head-to-heads

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are not allowed to take part in the final.

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So, that is Dave and Mike from the Interveners,

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but also Kevin and Judith from the Eggheads.

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Would you please now leave the studio?

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OK, Mandy, Steve and Alan, you are playing

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to win the Interveners £1,000.

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Lisa, Barry and Tremendous Knowledge Dave,

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you're playing for something that money can't really buy,

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which is the Eggheads' reputation - and to try to get back on the road!

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As usual, I will ask each team three questions in turn.

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They are all General Knowledge. You can confer.

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OK. So, Interveners, firstly, good luck,

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and, secondly, can you overwhelm these three?

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Would you like to go first or second?

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We'd like to go second, please, Jeremy.

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Here we go. So, first question to the Eggheads.

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Pedal pushers are a style of which item of clothing?

0:22:000:22:04

-Trousers?

-Trousers, gentlemen, yes.

-Trousers, yeah.

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Surprisingly, this is one we all know,

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and they are trousers.

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Trousers is correct.

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Your question, Challengers.

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In Scotland, the Gay Gordons is a type of what?

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I've got ideas on this one. What about yourselves, team?

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I don't think it's a mushroom.

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-No.

-I don't think it's an edible haircut.

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"Edible haircut"?

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We're pretty clear it's a dance, isn't it?

0:22:350:22:37

-We all learned this at school, did we not?

-We did.

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-We might not have all learned it at school.

-Oh, no...

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Yes, I'm a bit older.

0:22:420:22:43

It's a dance, Jeremy.

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It is indeed a dance.

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Eggheads,

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the city of Wichita Falls

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was incorporated in 1889 in which US state?

0:22:510:22:56

-Is it Texas?

-I thought it was Texas.

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-I thought of Kansas when I first thought...

-So did I.

0:23:050:23:07

-That's just Wichita.

-That's Wichita.

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1889...

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My inclination, I must admit, out of those three, would be Texas.

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But...

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Cos I've not heard of it in Flori..

0:23:180:23:19

-Yeah, it's definitely not Florida.

-Don't think it is Florida.

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I would've said Texas myself, but...

0:23:230:23:25

-Well, my gut feels was Texas.

-Yeah, OK.

0:23:250:23:28

If they were asking for the state, I might've changed it...

0:23:280:23:30

-Yeah, go on.

-All right, as you can tell,

0:23:300:23:32

we're not sure at all on this one.

0:23:320:23:34

We discounted Florida fairly quickly,

0:23:340:23:36

and we think we're going to plump for Texas.

0:23:360:23:39

It's like a car with the engine in the wrong place

0:23:390:23:42

at the moment, isn't it?

0:23:420:23:45

But you are right. Texas is correct.

0:23:450:23:46

-Well done, Dave.

-Well done, gentlemen.

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Particularly, Dave. OK...

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So...

0:23:500:23:52

back to the Challengers. They haven't put a foot wrong yet.

0:23:520:23:55

Which British Prime Minister, born in 1858,

0:23:550:23:58

was known as The Unknown Prime Minister

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as he held office for less than a year?

0:24:010:24:04

-That's Bonar Law, isn't it?

-We think it's Bonar Law.

0:24:100:24:13

-This really rings a bell.

-It rings a bell, yes.

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I'm sure he was the shortest-serving Prime Minister.

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Yes.

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In which case that would sway it towards it.

0:24:200:24:23

I think he's got a name for that.

0:24:230:24:26

-Are we happy with that?

-Yes.

-Yes.

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We're going to go for

0:24:280:24:29

Andrew Bonar Law, Jeremy.

0:24:290:24:32

Andrew Bonar Law is the right answer.

0:24:320:24:35

Well done, Challengers.

0:24:350:24:36

So, your third question.

0:24:360:24:38

Eggheads, who wrote the poem The Mask Of Anarchy

0:24:380:24:43

following the Peterloo Massacre of 1819?

0:24:430:24:46

It's Shelley.

0:24:500:24:51

-He got thrown out of Oxford for writing it.

-OK, fine.

0:24:510:24:54

-You're confident, good.

-I'm very confident on this one.

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I believe the answer is Percy Bysshe Shelley,

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because I believe he was expelled from Oxford for writing that poem.

0:25:000:25:03

Barry suddenly starts firing.

0:25:040:25:07

The cylinders of Simmons

0:25:070:25:09

are roaring again.

0:25:090:25:11

Percy Bysshe Shelley is right.

0:25:110:25:12

Not a moment of uncertainty.

0:25:120:25:15

-Well, that's a bad time for that to happen, isn't it?

-Mm...

0:25:150:25:17

OK. So, now, you're a little bit on the defensive here.

0:25:170:25:21

You have to get this right to stay in.

0:25:210:25:23

What is the only African country

0:25:230:25:24

where Spanish is an official language?

0:25:240:25:27

-I'm afraid I haven't got a clue.

-We have no idea on this.

0:25:320:25:36

Let's try and think it through.

0:25:360:25:38

I'm sure the Senegalese footballers usually speak French.

0:25:380:25:41

-I...I...

-I think.

0:25:410:25:43

I've got a feeling

0:25:430:25:45

that Mozambique...

0:25:450:25:46

I could get this wrong,

0:25:480:25:49

but I've a feeling that that...

0:25:490:25:51

..was Portuguese-speaking.

0:25:520:25:54

-Do we think that?

-I think you could be right.

-Yes?

0:25:540:25:58

So, my inclination would be to go for the one

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that I haven't clue about, to be honest,

0:26:010:26:04

which is Equatorial Guinea.

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-Right.

-Yeah?

-OK.

-Absolutely.

0:26:060:26:09

Jeremy, I think we're going to go for Equatorial Guinea.

0:26:090:26:14

-Eggheads, do you know?

-That's right.

-They're right.

0:26:140:26:16

Well done. Equatorial Guinea it is.

0:26:160:26:19

So, we go to Sudden Death, Eggheads.

0:26:190:26:21

Gets a bit harder, as you know. I don't give you options.

0:26:210:26:24

Here we go.

0:26:240:26:25

The word chugger, for someone who approaches people in the street

0:26:250:26:30

asking for donations or subscriptions,

0:26:300:26:34

is a combination of "mugger" and which other word?

0:26:340:26:38

-Charity.

-Charity.

0:26:380:26:40

I think we've all been chugged on occasion.

0:26:400:26:42

and it's a combination of "charity" and "mugger".

0:26:420:26:45

Charity is correct.

0:26:450:26:47

OK. So you need this to stay in.

0:26:470:26:50

In which language does "domo arigato"

0:26:510:26:56

mean "thank you very much"?

0:26:560:26:57

It's two words. D-O-M-O, and then A-R-I-G-A-T-O.

0:26:570:27:03

It's like a Latin sort of feel.

0:27:030:27:05

It's got a Latin feel to it, hasn't it? But, then again, not.

0:27:050:27:09

I think it's just going to have to be a stab in the dark, isn't it?

0:27:110:27:14

Latin, I would guess.

0:27:140:27:16

We're tempted to say Latin, because it sounds like Latin.

0:27:160:27:22

So that's what we give as an answer.

0:27:220:27:26

I didn't give you any pronunciation of it because that would've...

0:27:260:27:29

If I'd pronounced it...

0:27:290:27:31

Barry, you know this. We'd have given it away.

0:27:320:27:35

You pronounce it for us.

0:27:350:27:36

Well, you pronounce it correctly, domo arigato.

0:27:360:27:38

It's Japanese.

0:27:380:27:40

THEY GROAN Japanese.

0:27:400:27:42

We have to say, congratulations, Eggheads, you have won.

0:27:420:27:45

I didn't really... If I'd said...

0:27:500:27:52

VAGUELY JAPANESE ACCENT: domo arigato

0:27:520:27:53

-then you would've...

-It could've been a hint.

0:27:530:27:57

Exactly. So, I hope that I said it right for you.

0:27:570:28:00

I did it without any accent at all.

0:28:000:28:02

I'm sorry cos, of course, now you know, "Oh, of course!"

0:28:020:28:04

-You've heard it, you've seen it.

-Uh-huh.

-Commiserations, Interveners.

0:28:040:28:07

I guess there was always going to be a moment

0:28:070:28:09

when they picked up the pieces, the Eggheads, and marched on.

0:28:090:28:12

They've just about done it today, this ragged band of quizzers.

0:28:120:28:16

They've got a victory,

0:28:180:28:20

and it means you won't be going home with the £1,000,

0:28:200:28:22

so we roll that money over to our next show.

0:28:220:28:24

Eggheads, well done. Back on track.

0:28:240:28:26

Lost Kevin, lost Judith, but you did win,

0:28:260:28:28

and maybe you can get the beginnings of a run together.

0:28:280:28:31

Maybe you can win two in a row.

0:28:310:28:33

Join us next time to see if a new team of challengers

0:28:330:28:35

have the brains to defeat them.

0:28:350:28:37

We will have £2,000 waiting, ready for them.

0:28:370:28:40

-Thanks for playing, hope you enjoyed it.

-Thank you.

0:28:400:28:42

Till next time, goodbye.

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