Episode 28 Eggheads


Episode 28

Jeremy Vine hosts the show where every day a new team of challengers takes 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...

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..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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-Here they are, the Eggheads. Are you ready to roll? ALL:

-Yes.

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Good stuff. Challenging the might of our quiz Goliaths today

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are the Black Loch Buzzers.

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Now, this team all either work or fish

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at the Black Loch fishery in Falkirk.

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Let's meet them.

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Hi, I'm Scott and I'm a service engineer.

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Hi, I'm Daniel, I'm a retired project manager.

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Hi, I'm Davie. I'm a full-time foster carer.

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Hi, I'm Brian and I'm a financial adviser.

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Hi, I'm David and I'm a ground worker.

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-So, Scott and team, hello. ALL:

-Hello.

-Good to see you.

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Scott, you run this famous fishery, is that right?

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-That's correct, yes.

-OK, and it's the Black Loch fishery in Falkirk.

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It sounds wonderful. Describe it for us.

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Yes. It's 124 acres of water, so it's a reasonable size.

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The fishing is mainly done from boats

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and it's all fly fishing for trout.

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And some of your customers joining you today.

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Yes. Well, David and Davie both work at the fishery,

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and Daniel fishes at the fishery,

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and Brian does insurance for the fishery.

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Excellent. Well, I am hoping some fish questions come up.

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Now, they do sometimes in the Science round.

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Just explain why you've got the word buzzers in your team name.

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What's a buzzer?

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A buzzer is predominantly a trout's main food source.

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If you know a bit about entomology, insect life...

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-Wish I did!

-OK.

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The buzzer is the main source

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which can hatch all year round in the water.

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Oh, so it's like a kind of fly, is it?

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Yeah. It goes from the juvenile to adult stage

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and that is the trout's main food source. So as fly fishermen,

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we try and imitate the buzzer at its larvae stage

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and its adult stage and tie flies accordingly, to try and...

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Oh, I see, so that's what goes on the end of the hook, is it?

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-It's something that looks like a buzzer?

-Yes.

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Right - and talking of baiting the hook,

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are you ready to take these Eggheads down?

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Have you been quizzing a bit yourselves?

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We have been doing our best.

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If the subjects come up that we are hopefully prepared for,

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we'll do well -

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but we are under no illusion as to the quality of our opponents.

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They are good - but they sometimes get overconfident.

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-Good luck, team.

-Thank you.

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

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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 our next show.

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Now, Black Loch Buzzers,

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the Eggheads are very confident at the moment

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because they have won the last 13 games!

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So, 13 on the trot.

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We're hoping you can stop them today.

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We feel like it's time.

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If you do, there's £14,000 for you all right?

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So would you like to get cracking?

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-Yes, please.

-OK, cast the line?

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Yes, let's do that.

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The first head-to-head battle is on the subject of Film & TV.

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One of you needs to go against

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either Judith, Kevin, Pat, Barry or Steve.

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I'll take the lovely Judith, then, please.

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Oh, right. OK, Scott, so you're the Film & TV man?

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-Yes.

-Very good. Quick decision there, Judith, wasn't it?

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That was, yes. Premeditated.

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You've done a bit of film and TV recently?

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Yes, I have. More or less successfully.

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Oh! Let's not give too much away.

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Scott, from the Black Loch Buzzers,

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taking on our own buzzer, here, Judith.

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To ensure there's no conferring,

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for the first time would you please take your positions

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in our famous Question Room?

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OK, Film & TV. Scott, would you like to go first or second?

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First, please.

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All right, here is your first question.

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Good luck, Scott, for the Challengers.

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What is the name of the robot who frequently appears in animations

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on the television quiz show Catchphrase?

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Mr Chips.

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Mr Chips is quite right, well done.

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OK, Judith.

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Which of these is a film viewing guidance rating

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used by the British Board Of Film Classification?

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I think it's 12A.

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Yes, you're right, Judith. 12A is correct.

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The other two aren't.

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Scott, which former Friends actress

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played the role of Gale Weathers

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in all four of Wes Craven's Scream films?

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Could you ask me that question again, please?

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I will, indeed. Which former Friends actress played the role

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of Gale Weathers in all four of Wes Craven's Scream films?

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I don't think it's Jennifer Aniston.

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-Lisa.

-Lisa Kudrow is your answer?

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-Yes.

-It's not, it's Courteney Cox.

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Oh.

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So it gives Judith a chance here.

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"To protect the sheep you've got to catch the wolf

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"and it takes a wolf to catch a wolf,"

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is a quote from which film starring Denzel Washington?

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No idea. I haven't seen any of those.

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Um...

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I think it's...

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From the quote, it could possibly be about training,

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so I'm going to say Training Day.

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Eggheads, is she right?

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-Yes.

-Yeah, you are. You are right.

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Training Day. I don't know how you do that.

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She's ahead, Scott.

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So you need to get this one right.

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Which American actress won the Best Actress Oscar in 1932

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and the best supporting actress Oscar 39 years later in 1971,

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for the film Airport?

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-You need this.

-I definitely do.

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It's not one that is coming clear right away.

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I am thinking with the age, I will go with Gloria Stuart.

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Gloria Stuart is your answer.

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Let's just check this with the Eggheads. Eggheads, who was it?

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-Helen Hayes.

-Helen Hayes -

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and what was the Best Actress Oscar for?

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It was a film called The Sin Of Madelon Claudet.

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That was '32 -

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and then she won it for Airport in the '70s?

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Yes. She played an elderly passenger on the plane that got into trouble.

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OK. One of those disaster movies.

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Yeah, it was the first of a string of Airport movies.

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Gloria Stuart is wrong, Scott.

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Sorry. Helen Hayes is the right answer.

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Judith, well done. You've gone through to the final round.

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Scott, team captain, has been lost early.

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What's going to happen next? Please return to us.

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We will play Round Two.

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As it stands, Black Loch Buzzers have lost one brain

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from the final round.

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The Eggheads have still not lost any

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and the next subject is Science.

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So, who would like Science?

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-You, David?

-I'll take it.

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-David will try that one.

-David, at the end.

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Good stuff. Against which Egghead? It can't be Judith.

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-Take on your first choice. Whoever your first choice is.

-It'd be Barry.

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-Barry.

-Right.

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-Barry.

-OK, it's going to be David from the Black Loch Buzzers

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against Barry, our own Barry from the Eggheads.

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Just to ensure there is no conferring,

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please take your positions.

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Well, you've won a lot of competitions for fishing,

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-I gather, David?

-Yeah, I do a lot of fly fishing,

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local competitions at different waters.

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Wonderful. What's the appeal, for those of us who don't do it?

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It is just getting out, fresh air,

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catch a few fish and just enjoy yourself, really.

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Lovely. I hope you can do the same here on Science.

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Would you like to go first or second?

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I'll go first, please.

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OK, trying to hook Barry, here, on Science.

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A molecule of common table salt contains an atom

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of which metallic element?

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Well, I've really not got a clue on this one.

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I would go straight down the middle for sodium.

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Sodium is quite right.

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What's the chemical formula, Barry, there?

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NaCl, sodium chloride.

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OK, Barry.

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A Nobel prize is awarded in which of these scientific disciplines?

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Well, it SHOULD be awarded for botany and ecology,

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but the only Nobel Prize there is for medicine.

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Medicine - and there are other categories, aren't there,

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like... Oh, is there one for physics?

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Physics, chemistry, peace, literature, economics.

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Well, OK, back to you, David.

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The modern fire extinguisher was invented

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by the British Army captain George William Manby

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in the early part of which century?

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Er, was it the 19th?

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Yes, brilliant! 19th it is.

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Good quizzing.

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Barry, to catch up.

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In 1961,

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which astronaut piloted the American space capsule called Freedom 7?

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That's an interesting one. It's not Neil Armstrong.

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Freedom 7?

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I always get confused over this as to which one of those two it is.

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Alan Shepard was the first American in space.

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I'm going to go for Alan Shepard.

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Alan Shepard is quite right.

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Well done, Barry.

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Quizzing well, these Eggheads, aren't they?

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OK, David, your question.

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This could be decisive, the third question.

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What name is given to the process commonly used in industry

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to make ammonia?

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Again, Jeremy, I'm not too sure on this one.

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I'll go for the Haber-Bosch process.

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You're quite right.

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Haber-Bosch it is.

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Eggheads, do we know about the Frasch process?

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It's for the production of sulphur.

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That one. So, it's extracting it from various minerals.

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OK. Bessemer, Pat, do you know?

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-Steel production.

-Steel production.

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So, sulphur, steel and ammonia.

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Well done, you got that right, David.

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Puts Barry on the spot here.

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Which year is sometimes described as Albert Einstein's miracle year,

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it being the year he published four significant scientific papers,

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including his theory of special relativity?

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I think he also published a paper on the photoelectric effect

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which won him the Nobel prize

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and his annus mirabilis was definitely 1905.

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1905 is correct, well done, Barry.

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Never going to catch you on that one.

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We go to Sudden Death. You've done a perfect round so far, David -

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and it gets a bit harder. I don't give you alternatives, OK?

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-Are you composed?

-Yeah, I'm ready.

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Here we go. In medicine, an ECG is used to measure

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the electrical activity of which part of the body?

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Is it the heart?

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The heart is right, well done.

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Barry, a solution is described

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as acidic if it has a pH lower than what number?

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Well, neutral on the pH scale is seven,

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and anything below that is acidic and anything above that is alkaline.

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So it has a pH lower than seven.

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Correct. Seven is right.

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David, the two elements

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in the first row of the periodic table are helium

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and which other?

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No, my head's blank.

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Helium and one other element on the first row of the periodic table.

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-No.

-No?

-No.

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No, I will need to pass on that one.

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OK. Any Challengers know?

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-Hydrogen.

-Hydrogen is the answer.

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Hydrogen. OK, Barry, you could take the round with this.

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Which sensory organ is distinctively enlarged

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on the desert dwelling fox, the fennec?

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F-E-N-N-E-C - which sensory organ?

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Well, the fennec is a creature that lives in the deserts of North Africa

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and it is renowned for having particularly large ears,

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so the answer is the ear.

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The ear is correct. Barry, well done on Sudden Death.

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You've taken around. Sorry, David.

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Just that hydrogen moment knocked you out.

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-It's difficult in there, isn't it?

-Yeah, pressure.

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Yeah, pressure. Come back to us, rejoin your teams, please.

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OK, the Black Loch Buzzers have lost two brains from the final round.

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The Eggheads have not lost any so far.

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Third round for you, gentlemen, is Sport.

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Who would like this?

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-I'll take that.

-Brian.

-I'll take that.

-OK, Brian,

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our financial adviser, against which Egghead?

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-I'll try Steve.

-So, Brian, from the Black Loch Buzzers,

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against Steve from the Eggheads. Please take your positions.

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Brian, you like your football?

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I love it. Love playing it.

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Still play it now?

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Still playing three, four times a week, I love it.

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You must be a fit man.

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Well, I had two stents fitted last year,

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so one of the incentives to get fit was to get back on the park.

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Great. They didn't say to you don't ever play football again?

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It was the opposite, the surgeon said build your fitness back up

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-and there's no reason why you can't go back on the park.

-Wonderful.

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So, how do you find it, playing, then?

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I love it, because, obviously, playing in the past

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with blocked arteries, it's a wee bit easier now.

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Do you want to go first or second, Brian?

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I'll go first.

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And here we go. Which tennis player wrote the 2002 autobiography

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You Cannot Be Serious?

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Well, that sounds like a very famous line that John McEnroe

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used quite a lot, so I will go for John McEnroe.

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John McEnroe is quite right.

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"That ball was on the line!"

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Steve...

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Val d'Isere is an important destination for which sport?

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-I think that might be skiing, Jeremy.

-It is skiing.

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OK, back to you, Brian.

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The Busby Babes was a nickname

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commonly given to a group of players in which football team?

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Well, tragically, that was the team that was devastated

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by the plane crash, and it was Manchester United.

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That's right, in the '50s. Manchester United is quite right.

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OK, Steve, your question.

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In 2015, it was announced that which African country

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would host the Commonwealth Games for the first time in 2022?

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Hmm.

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I don't remember this.

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For the first time?

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I'm going to say...

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-..Nigeria.

-Do you know this, Eggheads?

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I think it must be South Africa.

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South Africa. Oh, right.

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South Africa is the answer.

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Well, you're ahead, Challenger.

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Get this right, you're in the final round.

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Which boxer defeated Sugar Ray Leonard in the 1980 bout

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known as the Brawl In Montreal?

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I think it was before Mike Tyson's time.

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So it is either Marvin Hagler or Roberto Duran.

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I'll go for Marvin Hagler.

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OK. It was an absolutely brilliant fight,

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one of the greatest boxing fights of all time

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between Hagler and Sugar Ray Leonard,

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which Sugar Ray Leonard won.

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That's not the reference here.

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Roberto Duran is the answer.

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So, have you missed the chance?

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Let's see. Steve, you've got to get this right to stay in.

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At Hockenheim in 1982,

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which Formula 1 driver famously kicked and punched

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fellow driver Eliseo Salazar

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after he had been forced off the course?

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Well, it's too early for Senna.

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I suppose it could be Niki Lauda...

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I think Nelson Piquet was famously volatile.

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So it might be skewed logic, but I will say Nelson Piquet.

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Let's check with the Eggheads, is this right, Eggheads?

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I think so, yeah. Yeah.

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-Yeah?

-I think it's right.

-They like that.

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Nelson Piquet is the right answer.

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After three questions, you're level.

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Don't worry, Brian.

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It was that Marvin Hagler answer, wasn't it?

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-I'll never forget that.

-It caused the trouble.

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Don't worry, you're still in, and we go to Sudden Death.

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OK, it gets a bit harder, I don't give your alternatives.

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Which village in New York State

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hosted the 1932 Winter Olympics?

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Which New York...?

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No, I don't know a lot about the Winter Olympics.

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I'll go with Greenwich Village.

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That's New York City, I don't know whether they would have the space.

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Let's just see whether Steve knows this.

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-Steve?

-I think it's Lake Placid.

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Lake Placid is the answer we were looking for.

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So, Sudden Death, Steve has a chance now.

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Roger Clements, nicknamed Rocket,

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is a famous name in which American sport?

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I will say baseball.

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If you've got this right, you're in the final round.

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The correct answer is baseball.

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Well done, Steve.

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You've beaten Brian. Sorry, Brian.

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You're out, as well.

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Please return to us, gentlemen, and we will play Round Four.

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One more round before the final.

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So as it stands, a little bit of difficulty here

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for the Black Loch Buzzers. How are we feeling, Scott?

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We're throwing out the line and the fish aren't biting at the moment.

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Not looking great at the moment.

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But, er, quietly confident.

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I think you're right to be.

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Sometimes with fishing you can have a period of hours

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-when nothing...

-Yes.

-..goes on the line

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-and then suddenly all the fish come in.

-I hope that happens today.

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Yeah, I know that's a big part of fishing.

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So they've lost three from the final round, our Challengers,

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and the Eggheads are still all there,

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and they're in the middle of this run that they're on, as well,

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which means were playing for £14,000.

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The last subject before the final is Politics.

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So it's going to be Davie or Daniel.

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I think David.

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Davie, sorry.

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Do you want to leave Daniel...

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How do you feel with General Knowledge?

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Kevin or Pat?

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This was one of the subjects that nobody wanted, actually!

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I'll play that. I will go for Pat.

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Davie, our full-time foster carer

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taking on Pat in the middle, on Politics.

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Please, for the last time, go to our famous Question Room.

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OK, Davie, on Politics, would you like to go first or second?

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I'll go first.

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And here we go with your first question,

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which of these US politicians

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was appointed Secretary of State in 1997?

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I don't think it was Condoleezza Rice.

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Madeleine Albright?

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All right, Madeleine Albright. So let's just think,

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so Clinton was elected in '92

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and then '96, so it was under Clinton -

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and you are right, the others were later.

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Madeleine Albright is quite correct, well done.

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-Well done, David.

-Good answer.

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Pat, since 2005,

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all UK general elections have been held in which month of the year?

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It's not something I give much thought to -

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and they are always held in the same month?

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Common sense would suggest that May would be attractive

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because the weather is both more pleasant for the campaigners

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and also there is less risk of snow

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and transport paralysis affecting the turnout...

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but, er, I'm trying to think.

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Casting my mind back to the last election.

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No, it escapes me.

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I've just drawn a blank.

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I think I will have to go on the basis of logistics

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and say that May is the more sensible time to hold an election.

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Yes, May is correct.

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All held in May.

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OK, Davie.

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Hazel Blears was a member of Parliament

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for which political party from 1997 to 2015?

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-Could you give me that name again?

-Hazel Blears

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was a member of Parliament for which political party

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from 1997 to 2015.

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I don't think it was the Labour Party.

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Er...

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I'm not too sure, I think I'll just go down the middle,

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the Liberal Democrats.

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She was actually Labour.

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Yeah, she was in Gordon Brown's government

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and fell out with him slightly.

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Pat, your question.

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Who did Franklin D Roosevelt defeat

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in the US presidential election of 1932?

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This would be the start of his unprecedentedly long

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tenure as president.

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Dwight D Eisenhower was a military man until after World War II...

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..and Lyndon B Johnson was president in the 1960s.

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So I think it is the humanitarian and very clever man who perhaps

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nevertheless wasn't entirely successful as a president,

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Herbert Hoover, that he defeated.

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Herbert Hoover is correct.

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Herbert Hoover is probably responsible for saving more lives

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than any other single person in history,

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because after the First World War,

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he was the head of the food relief campaign

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to push food over into devastated Europe,

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and he was so successful with that that he saved

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millions and millions of people's lives.

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Wow, how interesting.

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Herbert Hoover is the right answer, Pat.

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So that means, Davie, you've got to get this one right.

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In September 2016,

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the Labour Party held their annual conference in which city?

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I'm not too sure.

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Er...

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Bristol?

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I think it was Bristol.

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That's not a particularly Labour area,

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although that's not any reason why it shouldn't be Bristol.

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Liverpool is a bit more heartland,

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I guess that's the only clue I can think of in the question.

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Liverpool is the answer, Davie.

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So, Pat has taken the round.

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Davie, sorry, beaten by our Egghead.

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It is looking tricky for the Challengers

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with one person in the final.

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Please return to us, we will play that final round for £14,000.

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OK, here we go.

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This is what we have been playing towards -

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it is 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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won't be allowed to take part in this round.

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So, I'm afraid it's, from the Challengers,

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Scott, Davie, Brian, and David from the Black Loch Buzzers,

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would you please now leave the studio?

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-Daniel, good luck here.

-Thank you, Jeremy.

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I don't know if they have kept you back deliberately

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or maybe your subjects just didn't come up, did they?

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-They didn't come up.

-OK.

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Well, you're playing now to win the Black Loch Buzzers £14,000,

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and that jackpot is high because the Eggheads are in good form.

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Steve, Barry, Pat, Kevin and Judith,

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you're playing for the Eggheads' reputation, of course.

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

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This time they are all General Knowledge.

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You can confer.

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So, Daniel, the question is, is your one brain able to defeat these five?

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And it will be talked about for a long time at the Black Loch fishery

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-if you can do it.

-I like a challenge.

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It can be done, we've seen it done from there before.

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Just keep focused, just like you do with your fishing.

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-Yup.

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

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I think I'll go first, Jeremy.

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Here we go. Good luck.

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The three principal ingredients in a traditional pancake batter

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are milk, eggs and which other?

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Sorry, could you repeat the question?

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The three principal ingredients in a traditional pancake batter

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are milk, eggs and which other?

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They're all essential,

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but I would think it would be a funny pancake without flour.

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Flour is what we are looking for, that's right.

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Flour is the answer.

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Eggheads, which of these is a prime number?

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-Seven.

-Seven.

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-Everyone happy the seven?

-Yeah, yeah.

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That is seven.

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Only divisible by one and itself, seven is correct.

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Barry got so excited by that question.

0:24:270:24:30

He hears the word prime, he's uncontrollable.

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OK, Daniel, your second question.

0:24:340:24:37

In the standard UK version of the board game Monopoly,

0:24:370:24:40

each player begins with how much money?

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Well, I must admit I'm not a player of games...

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..so, in this instance, it will have to be a total guess.

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I will go for 1,500.

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Yes, now I was looking at this thinking it might be 500,

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because, of course, it's an old game and 500 would have been a lot in old

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money. But the answer is 1,500, you've got it absolutely right.

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Well done. Eggheads, your question.

0:25:150:25:18

Which sporting figure's 2009 divorce from the former model Slavica Radic

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involved a reported a 1 billion settlement?

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Was Tiger Woods married to Elin Nordegren?

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It's not Tiger Woods, no.

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I think it's Bernie Ecclestone.

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Roman Abramovich's first wife, I think, was called Yulia.

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I thought Bernie Ecclestone.

0:25:410:25:43

-I think it is.

-Expensive divorce.

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I think it's Bernie.

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-I know he was married to some sort of...

-Ex-model.

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Slovakian or Slovenian.

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-Some tall girl who towered over him.

-Exactly, yeah.

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I think it's Bernie Ecclestone.

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I'd have said Bernie Ecclestone.

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-On... OK?

-Yeah.

-On balance, Jeremy, we think that's Bernie Ecclestone.

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Bernie Ecclestone is the right answer.

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So, 2-2.

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-Your third question. Are you feeling the tension?

-No, I'm fine.

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Well done. Very good.

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The famous 18th-century clowning pioneer,

0:26:170:26:20

Grimaldi, had what first name?

0:26:200:26:23

This first three in a row.

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I know the... I know of Grimaldi.

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I just haven't heard his first name.

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So, as I guess,

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I will avoid going to the right and I will go to the left

0:26:390:26:41

-and I will say Jacob.

-Let's just see, Eggheads, is he right?

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I think it's Joseph.

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Joseph is the right answer, Daniel.

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Known as Joey the Clown.

0:26:490:26:51

Eggheads, you can take it with this question.

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Third question, final round.

0:26:530:26:55

Which former French Prime Minister

0:26:550:26:57

fled to Spain at the end of the Second World War

0:26:570:26:59

before being returned to France and executed as a traitor

0:26:590:27:03

in October 1945?

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Laval?

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It's Laval, isn't it?

0:27:150:27:17

That was... The other two, we should exonerate,

0:27:170:27:21

they weren't involved in anything like that at all.

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This was Pierre Laval.

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The answer, Eggheads, is Pierre Laval.

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We say congratulations, Eggs.

0:27:280:27:30

You have won!

0:27:300:27:31

There we go, I'm sorry, Daniel.

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-It has happened to a lot of great teams.

-It's been a great day.

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-We've thoroughly enjoyed it.

-Have you enjoyed it?

-We have, yes.

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Well, thank you so much for coming

0:27:430:27:45

and teaching us a little bit about fishing.

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We all want to go to the Black Loch fishery now.

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I'm sure you'll be made welcome any time that you want to come.

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Thank you. Commiserations to the Black Loch buzzers,

0:27:520:27:55

the Eggheads have done what comes naturally to them -

0:27:550:27:57

this impressive winning streak becomes even more impressive.

0:27:570:28:00

It does mean the Challengers don't go home with the £14,000,

0:28:000:28:04

so we will keep the money, roll it over to our next show.

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Eggheads, brilliant work again, all five of you.

0:28:070:28:11

It is really so impressive - but will it be brought to an end

0:28:110:28:14

by our next team of Challengers? Let's see.

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They'll be playing for £50,000.

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Until then, goodbye.

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