Episode 47 Eggheads


Episode 47

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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Taking on our quiz champions today are the Magnetos.

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Now, most of this team from Northamptonshire

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are members of the Veteran Car Club of Great Britain. Let's meet them.

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Hi, I'm Chris, I'm a mechanical development manager.

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Hi, I'm Charles and I'm a company director.

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Hello, I'm Susie. I'm a retired radiographer.

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Hi, I'm Alan and I'm a property surveyor.

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Hi, I'm Geoff. I'm a retired clerical officer.

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Chris and team, welcome.

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-ALL:

-Hello.

-Good to see you.

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Thank you very much for coming. Just tell us, Chris,

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the connection is sort of through cars, in a way, isn't it?

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Yes. We originally decided to put together a team

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at the Veteran Car Club and we chose the team name for that reason,

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cos we were originally going to have The Bright Sparks,

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but that seemed a bit obvious.

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So, we decided to use the magneto,

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which is a device on an old car engine for producing sparks.

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Did we know that? Did we know what a magneto was?

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-No. It just comes from X-Men in my world.

-X-Men.

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Yeah. There's a more, that's right, up-to-date connection, I guess.

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So, good luck, Magnetos.

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Every day there is £1000-worth of cash up for grabs for our Challengers.

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However, if they fail to defeat the Eggheads,

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the prize money rolls over to the next show. So, Magnetos,

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the Eggheads are just getting into their stride.

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They've won the last three. So, there's £4,000 to win today.

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-Would you like to try?

-Yeah.

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-Yes, we certainly would.

-The first head-to-head is on the subject of

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History and you can choose Judith, Beth, Kevin, Pat or Steve.

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Who wants to have a go at History?

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-Yeah?

-Do you want me to do it?

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No, I think I might save you

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because there's a few of us could do History. So, probably Geoff or me.

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-Do you fancy having a go?

-Yeah, I'll have a go at history.

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-OK, so, Geoff will have a go at history.

-All right, Geoff.

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Our retired clerical officer, Geoff.

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-Against which Egghead?

-I think...

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..I will try...

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-..Beth.

-Geoff from the Magnetos versus Beth from the Eggheads.

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Please go to our legendary Question Room now.

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Good luck, Geoff. And on History,

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would you like to go first or second, Geoff?

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I think I will go first, please, Jeremy.

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OK. Here we go.

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Violette Szabo found fame for her exploits

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as a secret agent during which war?

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It doesn't sound like it would be anything from the Korean War.

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I've read a little bit about World War II,

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and her name hasn't come up there.

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I will choose the Crimean War, please.

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Anyone know on your side?

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-It's World War II.

-World War II.

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-Sorry, it is World War II, Geoff.

-Ah.

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So, Beth, your question.

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The gunpowder plot in which rebels plotted to blow up Parliament

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and kill James I of England took place in which century?

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Beth, was it...?

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-That's the 17th century.

-17th it is.

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Geoff, back to you.

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What term is most commonly used to describe

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the breakaway of the Confederate States in the American Civil War?

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I would definitely rule out Procession.

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And I don't think it's Concession, so I will go for Secession.

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That's right. They seceded. Secession.

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Beth, in which modern-day country

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is the explorer and navigator John Cabot

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thought to have been born?

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Pretty sure it's not Ivory Coast.

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There was a lot of navigators coming from Italy, explorers.

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But why would he be called John?

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You would expect him to be called, I don't know,

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Giovanni, or...

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..something like that.

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I'm going to go with Ireland,

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just because John doesn't sound a very Italian name.

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OK. Eggheads?

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It was Anglicised. So, she mentioned Giovanni.

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-Yeah.

-And his original name was Giovanni Caboto. He was from Venice.

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-Oh, really?

-And Anglicised when he came to work for Henry VII.

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So, his original name, Beth, was Giovanni Caboto.

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From Venice to work for Henry VII.

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Italy is the answer. You had a bit of a let-off there, Geoff.

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-Press the advantage now.

-Yes.

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The principal magistrates of which ancient city-state

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were called Archons?

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None of these civilisations I'm very well educated on,

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but I'm going to go for...

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..Athens.

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And Athens is the right answer.

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Well done.

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Nice work. OK, Beth, to stay in, you need to get this right.

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What phrase did the Duke of Wellington use

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to describe his own troops in an 1813 letter to Lord Bathurst?

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Oh, this is... This is something I don't know.

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I would like to think he thought of them as the cream of the crop.

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Cream of the crop. Let's just get a bit of wisdom here.

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What's the answer, Steve? I can see you shaking your head.

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-Scum of the earth.

-Why is it scum of the earth?

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I just think they were a ragtag mob, basically.

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Scum of the earth is right, Beth.

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So, you've gone out to Geoff over three questions.

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-Well done, Geoff, good start. Well done.

-Thank you.

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Knocked out an Egghead on History and you will be in the final round,

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Beth won't. Come back to us, please, and we'll play on.

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As it stands, the Magnetos have not lost any brains.

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-Well done.

-Thank you.

-All five still there.

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The Eggheads have lost one, they're down to four.

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The next subject is Geography.

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Now, which Magneto likes Geography?

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-Oh, Lordy.

-Driving around in your cars.

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I think you should have a go at the Geography, Susie.

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-Would you have a go at that?

-Looks like me.

-Yes, I think so.

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OK, Susie, our retired radiographer, against which Egghead?

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-Anyone, but Beth.

-I'm just trying to think.

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-Maybe...

-Judith. Can I have Judith?

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No, don't go with Judith because Judith's not very good

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-if Sport comes up.

-OK.

-I think maybe Steve.

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-What do you think?

-Steve.

-Steve.

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We sort of match, don't we?

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-Yes.

-You match, yeah.

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-Nice.

-We don't clash.

-You can't have Judith, you'd clash.

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-That would be no good.

-Yeah, that wouldn't work.

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-Different shades of...

-Yes, yes.

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-..of purple.

-Yes.

-OK.

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So, Susie from Magnetos versus the other newer Egghead, Steve.

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To ensure there's no conferring, please go to the Question Room now.

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Steve, I was just remembering that you were saying that you would buy

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your son a dog if you became an Egghead.

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And I should ask you if you did.

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Things we say when we think we've got no chance of winning.

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Yeah, I did, I bought him a Miniature Schnauzer.

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-And how old's your son?

-He's eight.

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So... Oh, well, he'll be loving that.

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-Oh, he will. Yeah, he loves him.

-Yeah. What's the dog's name?

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-Sonny.

-Sonny.

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-Shout out to Sonny.

-OK.

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Very good. On Geography then, Susie,

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would you like to go first or second?

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I would prefer to go first, please.

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And here is your first question. Good luck.

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Which coastal African country is bordered by Algeria and Libya?

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Is this...?

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It's not Sudan because that's landlocked.

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It's not Angola because that is much further south.

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I think it's Tunisia.

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Yes, it is Tunisia.

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Tunisia is right. Well done. Steve, on to you.

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Which of these is a monetary unit of China?

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Right, I think it's usually better known as the Yuan,

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but it's Renminbi.

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Renminbi is correct.

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Back to you, Susie.

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What name is commonly given to the landscaped lawns

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and gardens of the main colleges adjacent to the river in Cambridge?

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Oh.

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Not sure, so I'll try and be logical.

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I suppose it could be...

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..any, couldn't it? I don't think it's The Backs.

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Probably wrong.

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I think it's The Fronts.

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The Fronts is your answer. Team?

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-Backs.

-It's The Backs.

-Oh, it is The Backs.

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-Oh.

-It is The Backs.

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Steve, see if you get to the front now.

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Which Scottish city's most prominent geographical feature

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is an extinct volcano known as The Law?

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I was hoping you were going to say Arthur's Seat.

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I've never heard of this.

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Because I know Arthur's Seat's in Edinburgh, I'll rule that out.

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I don't know about any being in Glasgow,

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so, I'll say Dundee,

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on the flimsiest logic.

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Used a series of eliminations.

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Dundee's right.

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So, Susie, you need to get this one right...

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-I do.

-..to stay in contention.

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Roxbury, Mattapan and Beacon Hill

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are all residential areas of which US city?

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I really don't know.

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I think I'm going to say San Francisco.

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It is Boston, Susie.

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It is Boston. Steve, well done.

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You were challenged, you came through, you're in the final.

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Bit of a fillet for the Eggheads, that.

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And, Susie, you've been knocked out, I'm sorry.

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Please come back, we'll play the next round.

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So, as it stands, the Magnetos have lost one brain from the final round

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whilst the Eggheads have also lost one.

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The next subject for you, Challengers, is Music.

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-Music.

-Music.

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-Right.

-Food of love.

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I think, Charles, will you have a go at the Music for us?

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-I'll do Music.

-You'll do Music?

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-OK, right. Good man.

-OK, Charles, company director.

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And who would you like to take on?

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It's going to be Pat or Kevin or Judith.

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One of the more classical Eggheads.

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-Yes, I think... Yeah.

-I'll play against Judith, please.

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Very good. So, it's going to be Charles from the Magnetos

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and, Judith. Music. Have you had a run-out on that recently?

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Yes, I've had three run-outs lately.

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-On Music?

-Mm.

-Please go to the Question Room.

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Charles, on Music, would you like to go first or second?

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I'll go first please, Jeremy.

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Here we go.

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A string quartet conventionally consists of two violins,

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a viola and which other instrument?

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I think it's very unlikely to be a guitar

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and likewise unlikely to be a piano,

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So, I will go with cello.

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Yes, they're all string.

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Cello's right.

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OK, Judith. In the musical Funny Girl,

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Fanny Brice sings the song Don't Rain On My...

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What?

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Don't Rain On My Parade.

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That's right. And I never do, do I?

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You have a good go.

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Charles, who was the keyboard player in and co-founder of,

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the American rock group The Doors?

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I have to be honest and say

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I've never actually heard of Garth Hudson.

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Billy Preston was associated with the Beatles

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and therefore the answer is Ray Manzarek.

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Ray Manzarek is quite right. Well done.

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I can tell you love your music.

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Good stuff, we probably like the same stuff.

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OK, Judith, who composed the music

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for the anthem known as Jerusalem

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whose words are taken from a William Blake poem?

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I think that is Hubert Parry.

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It is Hubert Parry. You're playing well too.

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So, third question now.

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Charles, get this right, and may be some pressure,

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Judith might have one of her moments.

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Who did the singer Edie Brickell marry in 1992?

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Charles, was this...?

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I think it's unlikely to be Paul Simon.

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I have a feeling Pete Townsend's been married longer than that,

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so I'm going to go with Peter Gabriel.

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-Paul Simon is the answer.

-Oh!

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OK, Judith, you've got a chance to take the round now.

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"If it seems a little time is needed, decisions to be made"...

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..are the first lines from which 1980s hit single

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by the Human League?

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Well, it sounds...

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Decisions and action go together.

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I'm going to say...

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I think the logic sounds like Love Action.

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-Steve knows this. Steve?

-(Keep Feeling) Fascination.

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-(Keep Feeling) Fascination.

-Oh.

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Two each after three. Charles, a little bit of a let-off there.

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-Yeah.

-We go to Sudden Death, it gets a bit harder.

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-I don't give you options.

-OK.

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Born in 1944 in Liverpool,

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the musician with the stage name Mike McGear

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is the brother of which singer and songwriter?

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Pretty sure he was in The Scaffold at some point

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and I think he's related to Paul McCartney.

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Paul McCartney's right.

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Judith, to stay in.

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The female singer described by Martin Luther King

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as the Queen of American folk music

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was Odetta who?

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Absolutely no idea.

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That's completely passed me by.

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I don't know.

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Odetta...Smith.

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It's Odetta Holmes.

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So, you're knocked out, Judith, on Music.

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-Well done, Charles.

-Thank you.

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Nice to have a bit of Ray Manzarek there, getting you through.

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Absolutely.

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Very classy. So, come on back to us, both of you.

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We'll play the last round before the final.

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As it stands, Magnetos have lost a brain from the final round.

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The Eggheads have now lost two brains.

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So, you're just starting to motor,

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with your vintage engines.

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The next subject for you is Film And TV.

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See if you can press the advantage here.

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I think there's a logical choice on this one.

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-It's going to have to be you, Alan. I'm afraid you going to have to do this.

-Yeah.

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It's tough, but I'll give it a go.

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OK. You're the man, Alan.

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OK. Alan against which Egghead?

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-I'd be inclined to go with Pat, personally.

-OK.

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-We'll go with Pat.

-Yeah.

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OK. So it's going to be Alan from the Magnetos versus Pat from the

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Eggheads and if you go to the Question Room for the last time,

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we'll find out what happens.

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Alan, Film And TV, would you like to go first or second?

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I'll go first please, Jeremy.

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And here we go.

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The phrase "Flobbadob" is mostly associated

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with which children's TV characters?

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Erm...

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I can't remember Zippy and Bungle saying that.

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I've luckily never seen the Teletubbies...

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..so I'm going to say Bill and Ben.

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-Is he right, Pat?

-He is, I think, yes.

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Flobbadob. Yes, Bill and Ben.

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Just to see if we can raise the tone a bit here.

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Pat, the 1960 movie The Magnificent Seven

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is an example of which genre of film?

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The only reason I'm hesitating is

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I'm just making clear in my head that the original...

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The Japanese film on which it was based

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wasn't called The Magnificent Seven,

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so it's a classic Western.

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Western is right.

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Back to you, Alan.

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In which of these films did Daniel Craig play a character

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named Connor Rooney?

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Erm...

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He's not in Road To Perdition as far as I can remember.

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I don't know Munich, but Daniel Craig is in Layer Cake,

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so, I'm going to say Layer Cake.

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Now, he may be in Layer Cake,

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but he's not Connor Rooney in Layer Cake.

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He's Connor Rooney in Road To Perdition.

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So, that is the answer.

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Gives Pat a chance here.

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Which series won the 2015 Golden Globe award

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for Best TV Musical or Comedy Series

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and centres on the life of the Pfefferman family?

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So, it's musical or comedy TV series.

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The Pfefferman family.

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Empire's all about

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a music dynasty and the power battles between the family

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or families that drive it.

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I don't know very much about Outlander.

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Transparent's Jeremy Tambor and his family.

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He transitions from being a man to a woman and all the...

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All the consequences.

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I'm in trouble here.

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I'm going to go for Transparent.

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You're not in trouble at all.

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Transparent is right. Transparent.

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Right.

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Back to you, Alan.

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He's taken the lead.

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You need this one.

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Who directed the 2000 film Castaway?

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I could have told you who was in it,

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which doesn't help.

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It's going to be a complete guess.

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Chris Columbus.

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It's Robert Zemeckis, Alan, sorry.

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No way back. Pat has knocked you out.

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So, we're going to be very evenly matched in this final.

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Come back to us and we'll play it.

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So, this is what we have been playing towards.

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It is time for our final round which as always is General Knowledge.

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But I'm afraid those of you who lost your head-to-head won't be allowed

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to take part in this round.

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So, that's Susie and Alan from The Magnetos,

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but also Beth and Judith from The Eggheads.

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Would you please now leave the studio?

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Well, Chris, Charles And Geoff,

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you are playing to win the Magnetos £4,000.

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Steve, Pat and Kevin, you're playing for something that money can't buy -

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the Eggheads' reputation and to keep this roll going.

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

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This time, they're all General Knowledge.

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You are allowed to confirm.

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So, Magnetos, the question is are your three brains better

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than the Eggheads' three? Simple as that.

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Would you like to go first or second?

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We'll go first, please.

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OK, Chris and team, good luck.

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In which year was the Pac Man computer game first released

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onto the market?

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-I think it's too late for 1994.

-Very much so, yes.

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It's either '80 or '87.

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Certainly in the '80s.

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-I can't seem it being as late as '87.

-No.

-I think it's 1980.

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-I think I'll go for 1980.

-I think I would go for 1980.

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We're all happy with 1980?

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-Yeah.

-Yes.

-OK.

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Our answer is 1980.

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1980 is quite right.

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OK, Eggheads.

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Between 1991 and 2006,

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Luis Figo played football for which national team?

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-He's Portuguese?

-Portuguese, played in Spain, but he is Portuguese.

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-Yeah. OK?

-Yeah.

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Yeah, he tended to play his club football in Spain,

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but he was actually Portuguese.

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So, Portugal.

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Portugal is correct.

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Back to you.

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Which historical English county's coat of arms

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consists of three curved Saxon knives or short swords?

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-Well...

-I don't think... I don't think it's Kent.

-It's not Kent.

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That's just a white horse, isn't it?

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It's the horse. I don't think it's Surrey, either,

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because I used to come from Surrey.

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I think I've seen it on...

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..Essex Cricket Club...

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-Yes, I think I've seen it...

-My first thought.

-..on their shirts.

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Let's think this through.

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-Yeah.

-It's definitely not Kent.

-I'm sure Kent is the white horse

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and Surrey used to be an acorn.

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-I'm happy with Essex.

-OK, we're happy with Essex?

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-Yes.

-Yeah.

-OK, Essex is our answer, Jeremy.

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Well done, Essex is right.

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Could be an easy one to make a mistake on.

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So, you've got two. Eggheads,

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what did the Foreign Ministry of the Czech Republic announce

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would be the country's new short-form name in 2016?

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-Czechia? I think...

-I think, yeah, it rings a bell.

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I think they went for Czechia.

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-I don't know.

-Yeah. If you two are happy, then fine.

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I think it's Czechia.

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We think that's Czechia.

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They obviously found their old name a bit too long for convenience.

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Czechia's right.

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All right, third question. Can be crucial.

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In 1956,

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where did an official referendum take place that resulted

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in a majority for full integration with the United Kingdom,

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including its own MPs at Westminster?

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Is it...?

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I suspect it's not Mauritius.

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I wouldn't... The British protectorate...

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That would be my last choice, Mauritius.

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Malta eventually decided not to...

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..have its own MPs.

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Yeah, but Malta's always had quite a close relationship...

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-Yes.

-..with Britain.

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But they did take... They did decide in the end not to go for...

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Was it under Mintoff's regime that there was problems?

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Cyprus - there's a long history with Cyprus, isn't there?

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I don't think it's Cyprus.

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-I mean, '56.

-'56.

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Was this before the...

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..trouble with the Greeks and the Turks?

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That's long before. That didn't happen until about 1975.

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-'74.

-'74.

-The Turkish invasion was

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-I think '74...

-Yes.

-..into Cyprus. Northern Cyprus.

-Yeah.

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I can't believe Cyprus.

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We had a reasonable relationship with Cyprus then

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because we had the army and air bases there.

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I'm inclined to think it's Malta, but I can be swayed either way,

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to be honest.

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I think I could go down on the side of Malta as well.

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Yes.

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OK, we all happy with Malta?

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We're lukewarm, I don't know...

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-I don't know if we're happy.

-I think we're going to decide on Malta.

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-Yeah.

-Right.

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OK, Jeremy, our answer is Malta.

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Malta is your answer.

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Malta is right. Nice play.

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That's a hard old question.

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All right, Eggheads,

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a number of challenging teams recently have got three out of three

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in the final round and it makes things harder for you, I know.

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So, get this wrong and it's over.

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You know that. Here's your question.

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What scientific term describes the segments of DNA

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which occur at the ends of chromosomes?

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-Telomeres.

-Telomeres.

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Telomeres?

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There's a theory that

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with each reproduction, they shorten and shorten,

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so it's tied in with age and decrepitude.

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-OK?

-Yeah.

-Happy with that?

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We think that's Telomeres.

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Telomeres is your answer.

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I should check this with Beth. You will know, Beth.

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Yeah, Telomeres, They're implicated in ageing,

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so if you have a long telomere, you're more likely to live longer,

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so the research says.

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Right. And we should say Tee-lomeres, should we?

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-Telomeres, yeah.

-Telomeres is the right answer, Eggheads.

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Well done. So, three out of three for both teams.

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-They never make it easy, do they?

-I don't believe this!

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You were close to the £4,000, you just needed them to go the other way.

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They didn't do that,

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so, we go to Sudden Death and I don't give you options.

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Which historic royal palace by the Thames did Cardinal Wolsey

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lose to Henry VIII when he fell from favour in the 1520s?

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Well, there was a number of palaces, then. There was Whitehall...

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There was Lambeth.

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Whitehall's gone, Hampton Court.

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I think it was Hampton Court.

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-I think it's Hampton Court.

-I think it's Hampton Court.

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I know Cardinal Wolsey was...

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Yes, yes. I think he built that and you can see it's just a sort of

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expression of a huge ego, can't you?

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And that is a guy with a big ego.

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As soon as the question was asked, I just thought Hampton Court.

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Yeah, yeah.

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Are you all right with that?

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-Fingers crossed.

-Fingers crossed.

-Yeah.

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Jeremy, our answer is Hampton Court Palace.

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Hampton Court Palace is your answer.

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It's correct.

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We go back to the Eggheads.

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In 1998, Eggheads, Gerhard Schroder

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succeeded which politician as Chancellor of Germany?

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Kohl. Was it Kohl?

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He's there for the reunification in '89.

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Does he...? Does he hang on for another nine years?

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I think so.

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Kohl, Schroder, Merkel.

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-Is that the sequence?

-Yeah.

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Yeah, because Merkel took over in 2005.

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So, Schroder was there for about seven years.

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I don't think I've forgotten anybody.

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-I think it's Kohl.

-Yeah.

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No, there's nobody else.

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OK. We'll go with Helmut Kohl.

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Helmut Kohl.

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Helmut Kohl is right.

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Back with you, Sudden Death.

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"A fool, a fool,

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"I met a fool in the forest," is a line from which Shakespeare play?

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-Well...

-It seems to me like a Midsummer Night's Dream.

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Puck in a Midsummer Night's Dream.

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Yes. Unless that's just too obvious.

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That was my first reaction.

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-Mm.

-It jumps out at you.

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It jumps out, doesn't it?

0:26:490:26:51

-I think I favour Midsummer Night's...

-Yes.

0:26:510:26:53

-Shall we go with Midsummer Night's Dream?

-Yeah.

0:26:530:26:56

Again, we're not certain, but we're going with Midsummer Night's Dream.

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Certainly the obvious answer.

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-Is it right, Eggheads?

-I'm not sure.

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-I think it might be As You Like It.

-As You Like It, yeah.

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-Or even King Lear.

-Yeah, could be King Lear.

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I think As You Like It, but I'm maybe...

0:27:080:27:10

Character is Jaques.

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-That make sense?

-Yeah.

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-Who is it, then?

-As You Like It.

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-As You Like It.

-As You Like It.

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As You Like It is the play.

0:27:180:27:20

-Oh, dear.

-The character Jaques.

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Eggheads, get this right, the contest is over.

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In which country is the Tanami Desert located?

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I think that's Australia.

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I've never heard of it.

0:27:330:27:34

-Oh, yeah, yeah.

-Northern Territory, I think.

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-Yeah.

-Up above Alice Springs.

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-Yeah. That's right.

-You two seem happy.

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-I never heard of it.

-Northern Australia, isn't it?

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We think that's Australia.

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Well, you've taken not much time about that, have you?

0:27:460:27:50

The answer is Australia.

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We say congratulations, Eggheads, you have won.

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Well played!

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Oh, Magnetos, the spark plugs were really working there.

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-That's for sure. My goodness.

-Gave them a run for their money there.

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-You certainly did.

-Yes.

-And not many get that far.

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-No.

-And many commiserations, I hope you enjoyed it.

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-Very much so.

-Absolutely.

-Good seeing all these classic vehicles

0:28:110:28:15

in action here.

0:28:150:28:17

So, the Eggheads have done what comes naturally to them.

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You really just dug it out today, Eggheads.

0:28:190:28:23

Impressed with your performance as well.

0:28:230:28:24

They reign supreme over Quiz Land.

0:28:240:28:26

It does mean you won't be going home with the £4,000,

0:28:260:28:29

so we roll the money over to our next show.

0:28:290:28:32

Eggheads, congratulations.

0:28:320:28:34

Who will beat you? Join us next time to see if a new team of Challengers

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can do it. What a final round we had here!

0:28:370:28:40

£5,000 to play for next time.

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Until then, goodbye.

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