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ABC (formerly known as ABC National Television or ABC TV from 1956 until 2008, and as ABC1 from 2008 until 2014) is a national public television network in Australia.
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ABC Television is a service of the Australian Broadcasting Corporation launched in 1956.
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Adam Hills (born 10 July 1970) is an Australian comedian and television presenter.
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Advanced Banter: The QI Book of Quotations, known as If Ignorance Is Bliss, Why Aren't There More Happy People? in the United States, is the third title in a series of books based on the intellectual British panel game QI, written by series-creator John Lloyd and head-researcher John Mitchinson.
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Aisling Bea (born Aisling O'Sullivan; 16 March 1984) is an Irish actress, comedian and writer.
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Alastair James Hay "Al" Murray (born 10 May 1968), is an English comedian and TV personality well known for his stand-up persona and quick repartee.
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Alan Roger Davies (born 6 March 1966) is an English stand-up comedian, writer and actor, best known for playing the title role in the BBC mystery drama series Jonathan Creek since 1997 and for appearing as the permanent panellist on the BBC panel show QI from 2003.
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Alan Yentob (born 11 March 1947) is a British television executive and presenter.
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Alexander Henry Fenwick Armstrong is an English comedian, actor and television presenter, best known as one half of the comedy duo Armstrong and Miller with Ben Miller, and as host of the BBC game show Pointless.
Amazon.com, Inc. is an American electronic commerce and cloud computing company with headquarters in Seattle, Washington.
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Analogue terrestrial television in the United Kingdom was originally the method by which the significant majority of viewers in the UK, Channel Islands and the Isle of Man received television.
Lars Anders Jansson, born 9 October 1967 in Staffanstorp, is a Swedish comedian known for such TV-shows as Hipp Hipp and the Swedish version of QI.
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Andrew Neil "Andy" Hamilton (born 28 May 1954) is a British comedian, game show panellist, television director, comedy screenwriter, and radio dramatist.
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Andy Parsons (born April 3rd 1967) is an English comedian and writer, who regularly appears on Mock the Week.
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Anne "Anneka" Rice (born 4 October 1958) is a Welsh-born television and radio presenter.
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Annual publications, more often called simply annuals, are periodical publications appearing regularly once per year.
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The App Store is a digital distribution platform for mobile apps on iOS, developed and maintained by Apple Inc. The service allows users to browse and download applications that are developed with Apple's iOS SDK.
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Arthur Valentijn Japin (born 26 July 1956 in Haarlem) is a Dutch novelist.
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Brian Arthur John Smith (born 27 November 1954) is an English alternative comedian and writer.
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The United States dropped atomic bombs on the Japanese cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki in August 1945, during the final stage of the Second World War.
An audio frequency (abbreviation: AF) or audible frequency is characterized as a periodic vibration whose frequency is audible to the average human.
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audioBoom is a website and an application for iOS and Android which allows users to listen to, record and share sound files.
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Australia (colloquially), officially the Commonwealth of Australia, is an Oceanian country comprising the mainland of the Australian continent, the island of Tasmania, and numerous smaller islands.
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Barry Charles Cryer OBE (born 23 March 1935) is a British writer and comedian.
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John Barry Humphries, AO, CBE (born 17 February 1934) is an Australian comedian, actor, satirist, artist, and author.
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The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) is the public-service broadcaster of the United Kingdom, headquartered at Broadcasting House in London.
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BBC America is a digital cable and satellite television network in the United States which is jointly owned by the BBC Worldwide and AMC Networks.
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BBC Entertainment is an international television channel showcasing comedy, drama, light entertainment, reality and children's programming (some regions only) from the BBC, ITV, Channel 4 and other UK production houses.
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BBC Four is a British television channel operated by the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) and available to digital television viewers on Freeview, IPTV, satellite, and cable.
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BBC HD was a high-definition television channel provided by the BBC.
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BBC MindGames was a British magazine devoted to puzzles, brainteasers and articles concerning the mind.
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BBC News is an operational business division of the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) responsible for the gathering and broadcasting of news and current affairs.
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BBC One is the flagship television channel of the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) in the United Kingdom, Isle of Man and Channel Islands.
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BBC Radio 4 is a radio station owned and operated by the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) that broadcasts a wide variety of spoken-word programmes including news, drama, comedy, science and history.
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The BBC Trust is the governing body of the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC).
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BBC Two is the second television channel operated by the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) in the United Kingdom, Isle of Man and Channel Islands.
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BBC UKTV is a subscription television channel in Australia and New Zealand, screening British entertainment programming, sourced mainly from the archives of the BBC, RTL Group (mainly Talkback Thames material) and ITV plc.
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BBC Worldwide Ltd. is the wholly owned commercial subsidiary of the BBC, formed out of a restructuring of its predecessor BBC Enterprises in 1995.
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Ben Michael Goldacre (born 1974) is a British physician, academic and science writer.
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Bennet Evan "Ben" Miller (born 24 February 1966) is an English comedian, actor, and director.
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A bestiary, or Bestiarum vocabulum is a compendium of beasts.
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Bill Bailey (born Mark Bailey; 13 January 1964) is an English comedian, musician, actor, TV and radio presenter and author.
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Blue is the colour between violet and green on the optical spectrum of visible light.
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Brendan O'Carroll (born 15 September 1955) is an Irish writer, producer, comedian, actor, and director, best known for portraying foul-mouthed matriarch Agnes Brown in the BBC television sitcom, Mrs. Brown's Boys.
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Brian Blessed (born 9 October 1936) is an English actor.
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Brian Edward Cox, (born 3 March 1968) is an English physicist, and professor of particle physics in the School of Physics and Astronomy at the University of Manchester.
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The British Academy Film Awards are presented in an annual award show hosted by the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA).
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British comedy, in film, radio and television, is known for its consistently quirky characters, plots and settings, and has produced some of the most famous and memorable comic actors and characters.
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The British Comedy Awards are an annual awards ceremony in the United Kingdom celebrating notable comedians and entertainment performances of the previous year.
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The British Comedy Guide or BCG (formerly the British Sitcom Guide or BSG) is a British website covering all forms of British comedy, across all media.
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Broadcast is a weekly magazine for the United Kingdom television and radio industry.
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A buzzer or beeper is an audio signaling device, which may be mechanical, electromechanical, or piezoelectric.
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Cal Wilson (born 5 October 1970) is a New Zealand stand-up comedian and radio and television personality.
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Cariad Lloyd is a Welsh comedian, actor and writer who has been performing since 2007.
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Carrie Frances Fisher (born October 21, 1956) is an American actress, novelist, screenwriter, and performance artist.
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Celsius, historically known as centigrade, is a scale and unit of measurement for temperature.
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Charles Murray "Charlie" Higson (born 3 July 1958) is an English actor, comedian, author, and former singer.
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Christopher David "Chris" Addison (born 5 November 1971) is a British comedian, writer, actor and director from Manchester.
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Chris Donald (born 25 April 1960 in Newcastle, England) is the founder of, and one of the principal contributors to, the British comic magazine Viz.
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Christmas or Christmas Day (Crīstesmæsse, meaning "Christ's Mass") is an annual festival commemorating the birth of Jesus Christ,Martindale, Cyril Charles.
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Clangers is a British stop-motion animated children's television series of short stories about a family of aardvark-like creatures who live on, and inside, a small moon-like planet.
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Clare Victoria Balding OBE (born 29 January 1971) is a BBC television presenter, journalist and retired amateur jockey.
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Claudia O'Doherty is an Australian standup comedian, who has won awards including the 2009 Melbourne Fringe Best Comedy Award and the Brisbane Comedy Festival Award for her debut show Monsters of the Deep 3D.
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Clive Anderson (born 10 December 1952) is an English television and radio presenter, comedy writer and former barrister.
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Colin Stuart Lane (born 25 March 1965) is a comedian, actor and TV host, best known for being one-half of former comedy duo Lano and Woodley.
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In a modern sense, comedy (from the κωμῳδία, kōmōidía) refers to any discourse or work generally intended to be humorous or to amuse by inducing laughter, especially in theatre, television, film and stand-up comedy.
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Comedy Central is an American basic cable and satellite television channel that is owned by Viacom Music and Entertainment Group, a unit of the Viacom Media Networks division of Viacom.
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Comic Relief is an operating British charity, founded in 1985 by the comedy scriptwriter Richard Curtis and comedian Lenny Henry in response to famine in Ethiopia.
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Copyright is a legal right created by the law of a country that grants the creator of an original work exclusive rights for its use and distribution.
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Crikey is an Australian electronic magazine comprising a website and email newsletter available to subscribers.
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Cuttlefish are marine animals of the order Sepiida.
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The cycle rickshaw is a small-scale local means of transport; it is also known by a variety of other names such as bike taxi, velotaxi, pedicab, bikecab, cyclo, beca, becak, trisikad, or trishaw.
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The Czech Republic (Česká republika) is a landlocked country in Central Europe bordered by Germany to the west, Austria to the south, Slovakia to the east and Poland to the northeast.
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The Daily Mail is a British daily middle-marketPeter Wilby, New Statesman, 19 December 2013 (online version: 2 January 2014) tabloid newspaper owned by the Daily Mail and General Trust.
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The Daily Mirror is a British national daily tabloid newspaper founded in 1903.
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Daniel Jacob Radcliffe (born 23 July 1989) is an English actor who rose to prominence as the title character in the ''Harry Potter'' film series.
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Danny Baker (born 22 June 1957) is an English comedy writer, journalist, radio DJ and screenwriter.
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Danny Bhoy (born Danni Chaudhry) is a Indian Scottish comedian who has performed in the United Kingdom, New Zealand, Australia, Canada, Sweden and the United States.
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Dara Ó Briain (born 4 February 1972) is an Irish comedian and television presenter in Britain and Ireland.
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Dave is a television channel owned by UKTV, which is available in the United Kingdom and Ireland.
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David James "Dave" GormanDave Gorman's Googlewhack Adventure (born 2 March 1971) is an English comedian, author, and television presenter.
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David James Stuart Mitchell (born 14 July 1974) is a British actor, comedian and writer.
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David Nicholas O'Doherty (born 18 December 1975 in Dublin, Ireland) is a Perrier Award winning Irish comedian, author, musician, actor and playwright.
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David Stoten (born in Luton, Bedfordshire) is a short film maker and caricaturist on TV's Spitting Image.
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David Tennant (born David John McDonald; 18 April 1971) is a Scottish actor known for his roles as the Tenth Doctor in the British television series Doctor Who, Alec Hardy in Broadchurch, Giacomo Casanova in the TV serial Casanova (2005) and Barty Crouch, Jr.
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David Edward Williams (born 20 August 1971), known as David Walliams, is an English comedian, actor, author, television personality and activist, best known for his partnership with Matt Lucas on the BBC One sketch shows Little Britain, Rock Profile and Come Fly with Me.
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Seán Dermot Fintan O'Leary, Jr. (born 24 May 1973), better known as Dermot O'Leary, is a British television and radio presenter, best known for his current television and radio work with ITV and BBC Radio 2.
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The "Deutschlandlied" (English: "Song of Germany",; also known as "Das Lied der Deutschen" or "The Song of the Germans"), or part of it, has been the national anthem of Germany since 1922, except in East Germany, whose anthem was "Auferstanden aus Ruinen" ("Risen from Ruins") from 1949 to 1990.
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Digital Spy is a British entertainment and media news website launched in 1999.
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Discovery Channel (formerly The Discovery Channel from 1985 to 1995, and often referred to as simply "Discovery") is an American basic cable and satellite television channel (which is also delivered via IPTV, terrestrial television and internet television in other parts of the world) that is the flagship television property of Discovery Communications, a publicly traded company run by CEO David Zaslav.
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Dominic John Joly, known as Dom Joly (born 15 November 1967) is an English television comedian and journalist, best known as the star of Trigger Happy TV, a hidden camera show that was sold to over seventy countries worldwide.
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Doon Mackichan (born Sarah-Doon Mackichan in 1962) is s British comedian and actress.
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DVD region codes are a digital rights management technique designed to allow film distributors to control aspects of a release, including content, release date, and price, according to the region.
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Edward John "Eddie" Izzard (born 7 February 1962) is an English stand-up comedian, actor, and writer.
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Eddie Kadi (born 18 May 1983 in Kinshasa) is a UK comedian, presenter, actor and MC.
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Elephants are large mammals of the family Elephantidae and the order Proboscidea.
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Ellen Lee DeGeneres (born January 26, 1958) is an American comedian, television host, actress, writer, and producer.
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Emma Thompson (born 15 April 1959) is a British actress, comedienne, screenwriter and author.
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Emperor Yes are a band from London, UK.
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The Encyclopædia Britannica (Latin for "British Encyclopaedia"), published by Encyclopædia Britannica, Inc., is a general knowledge English-language encyclopaedia.
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The Eskimo are the indigenous peoples who have traditionally inhabited the northern circumpolar region from eastern Siberia (Russia), across Alaska (United States), Canada, and Greenland.
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Faber and Faber Limited, often abbreviated to Faber, is an independent publishing house in the United Kingdom.
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Flatulence is defined in the medical literature as "flatus expelled through the anus" or the "quality or state of being flatulent", which is defined in turn as "marked by or affected with gases generated in the intestine or stomach; likely to cause digestive flatulence".
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The Flower Pot Men is a British children's programme, produced by BBC television, first transmitted in 1952, and repeated regularly for more than twenty years.
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A foreword is a (usually short) piece of writing sometimes placed at the beginning of a book or other piece of literature.
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Frank Skinner (born Christopher Graham Collins; 28 January 1957) is an English writer, comedian, TV and radio presenter, and actor.
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Frederick "Fred" MacAulay (born 29 December 1956) is a Scottish comedian.
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FremantleMedia Group is a British international television content and production/distribution subsidiary of Bertelsmann's RTL Group, Europe's largest TV, radio, and production company.
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A game show is a type of radio, television, or internet programming genre in which contestants, television personalities or celebrities, sometimes as part of a team, play a game which involves answering questions or solving puzzles usually for money and/or prizes.
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General knowledge has been defined in differential psychology as "culturally valued knowledge communicated by a range of non-specialist media" and encompassing a wide subject range.
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The giraffe (Giraffa camelopardalis) is an African even-toed ungulate mammal, the tallest living terrestrial animal and the largest ruminant.
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David Graeme Garden OBE (born 18 February 1943) is a British comedian, author, actor, artist and television presenter, best known as a member of The Goodies.
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Graham Linehan (born 22 May 1968) is an Irish television comedy writer and director who, often in partnership with Arthur Mathews, has written or co-written a number of popular television comedies.
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Graham William Walker (born 4 April 1963), better known by the stage name Graham Norton, is an Irish television and radio presenter, comedian, and actor based in the United Kingdom.
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Greg Davies (born 14 May 1968) is a British stand-up comedian and actor known for his roles as Greg in We Are Klang, Mr Gilbert in The Inbetweeners and Ken Thompson in Cuckoo as well as for his guest appearances in Mock the Week, Would I Lie to You? and Fast and Loose.
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Gregory Everett "Greg" Proops (born October 3, 1959) is an American actor, stand-up comedian and television host.
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Gyles Daubeney Brandreth (born 8 March 1948) is an English writer, broadcaster, actor, and former Conservative Member of Parliament.
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Haggis is a savoury pudding containing sheep's pluck (heart, liver and lungs); minced with onion, oatmeal, suet, spices, and salt, mixed with stock, traditionally encased in the animal's stomach though now often in an artificial casing instead.
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Harmony Books is an imprint of the Crown Publishing Group, itself part of publisher Penguin Random House.
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Helen Atkinson-Wood (born 14 March 1955) is an English actress and comedienne born in Cheadle Hulme, Cheshire.
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Helium is a chemical element with symbol He and atomic number 2.
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Henning Wehn (born 10 April 1974) is a German stand-up comedian based in London.
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The Herald Sun is a morning tabloid newspaper based in Melbourne, Australia.
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Herman's Hermits are an English beat (or pop) band, formed in Manchester in 1962.
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Howard Goodall at St. John the Baptist Church in Barnstaple, Devon, United Kingdom, May 2009 Howard Lindsay Goodall CBE (born 26 May 1958) is an English composer of musicals, choral music and music for television.
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Peter Hugh Dennis (born 13 February 1962) is an English comedian, actor, writer, impressionist and voice-over artist, best known for being one half of Punt and Dennis with comedy partner Steve Punt, and playing Pete Brockman, the father in the BBC One sitcom Outnumbered.
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James Hugh Calum Laurie, OBE (born 11 June 1959), known professionally as Hugh Laurie, is an English actor, writer, director, musician, singer, comedian, and author.
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Hulu is an American online company and partially ad-supported streaming service offering a selection of TV shows, clips, movies, and other streaming media on Hulu.com.
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Ian Lorimer is a television director, most noted for being the director for the British panel game QI.
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Ian Nicholas Stewart FRS (born 24 September 1945) is an Emeritus Professor of Mathematics at the University of Warwick, England, and a widely known popular-science and science-fiction writer.
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Inspector Gadget is a French-Canadian–American animated television series that revolves around the adventures of a clumsy, dim-witted cyborg detective named lnspector Gadget—a human being with various bionic gadgets built into his body.
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Intresseklubben is a Swedish panel show, aired in Sveriges Television since September 2012, based on the QI format.
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Isobel "Isy" Jane Suttie (born 11 August 1978) is an English musical comedian, actress, and writer.
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James Andrew Innes "Jack" Dee (born 24 September 1961) is an English stand-up comedian, actor and writer known for his sarcasm and deadpan humour.
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Jack Peter Benedict Whitehall (born 7 July 1988) is an English comedian, television presenter and actor.
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Jackie Clune (born 13 December 1965) is a British entertainer and writer.
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James Acaster (born 9 January 1985) is an English comedian originally from Kettering, Northamptonshire and now based in London.
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Janet "Jan" Ravens (born 14 May 1958) is an English actress and impressionist, best known for her voices on Spitting Image and Dead Ringers.
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Jane Root (born 18 May 1957) is a creative executive in the media industry, who has run major television networks on both sides of the Atlantic.
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Janet Street-Porter (born 27 December 1946 as Janet Vera Ardern) is an English celebrity, media personality, journalist and broadcaster.
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Jason John Manford Sunday Mercury, 15 August 2010 (born 26 May 1981) is an English comedian, television presenter, and actor.
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JB Hi-Fi is an Australian retailer of consumer electronics, as well as a supplier of video games and of Blu-rays, DVDs, and CDs.
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Jenny Eclair (born Jenny Clare Hargreaves on 16 March 1960) is an English comedian, novelist and actor, best known for her roles in Grumpy Old Women between 2004 and 2007 and in Loose Women in 2011 and 2012.
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Jeopardy! is an American television game show created by Merv Griffin.
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Jeremy Charles Robert Clarkson (born 11 April 1960) is an English broadcaster, journalist and writer who specialises in motoring.
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Jeremy James Hardy (born 17 July 1961) is a British comedian, widely known for his left-wing politics.
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Tallulah Jessica Elina Hynes (née Stevenson; born 30 October 1972) is an English actress and writer.
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James Anthony Patrick "Jimmy" Carr, Jr. (born 15 September 1972) is an English-Irish stand-up comedian, television host and actor, known for his signature laugh, deadpan delivery, dark humour, and use of edgy one-liners.
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Sir James Wilson Vincent "Jimmy" Savile, OBE, KCSG (31 October 1926 – 29 October 2011) was an English DJ, television and radio personality, dance hall manager, and charity fundraiser.
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"Jingle Bells" is one of the best-known and commonly sung American Christmas songs in the world.
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Josephine Grace "Jo" Brand (born 23 July 1957) is an English comedian, writer and actress.
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Joan of Arc (Jeanne d'Arc,; c. 1412Modern biographical summaries often assert a birthdate of 6 January for Joan, which is based on a letter from Lord Perceval de Boullainvilliers on 21 July 1429 (see Pernoud's Joan of Arc By Herself and Her Witnesses, p. 98: "Boulainvilliers tells of her birth in Domrémy, and it is he who gives us an exact date, which may be the true one, saying that she was born on the night of Epiphany, 6 January"). – 30 May 1431), nicknamed "The Maid of Orléans" (La Pucelle d'Orléans) is considered a heroine of France for her role during the Lancastrian phase of the Hundred Years' War, and was canonized as a Roman Catholic saint.
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Johan Wester (born 19 December 1967 in Lund, Sweden) is a Swedish comedian and actor.
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John Joseph Bishop (born 30 November 1966) is an English comedian and actor, who is also known for his charity work, having raised £4.2m for Sport Relief 2012.
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John Kellogg Hodgman (born June 3, 1971) is an American author, actor, and humorist.
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John Hardress Wilfred Lloyd, CBE (born 30 September 1951) is a British television producer and writer best known for his work on such comedy television programmes as Not the Nine O'Clock News, Spitting Image, The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, Blackadder and QI.
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John Mitchinson is the head of research for the British television panel game QI, and is also the managing director of Quite Interesting Limited.
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John Sergeant (born 14 March 1944) is a British television and radio journalist and broadcaster.
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John Gibb Marshall (born 11 January 1953), better known by the stage name John Sessions, is a British actor and comedian.
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Jonathan Randal Vaughan (born 16 July 1966) is an English broadcaster and journalist.
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Michael Joseph Pennington, Sr., better known as Johnny Vegas (born 5 September 1970), is an English actor and comedian, known for his angry rants, surreal humour, portly figure and high husky voice.
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Jonathan Stephen Ross, OBE (born 17 November 1960) is an English television and radio presenter, best known for presenting the BBC One chat show Friday Night with Jonathan Ross during the 2000s.
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Joshy Michael "Josh" Widdicombe (born 8 April 1983) is a British comedian and radio presenter, best known for his appearances on The Last Leg since 2012.
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Josie Lawrence (born Wendy Lawrence; 6 June 1959) is an English comedienne and actress best known for her work with the Comedy Store Players improvisational troupe, the television series Whose Line Is It Anyway? and more recently her role as Manda Best in EastEnders.
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Julia Carolyn Margaret Morris (born 20 April 1968) is an Australian comedian, actress, writer, television presenter and television producer who has worked extensively in Australian television and radio, touring the country with her solo comedy shows.
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Julia Zemiro (born 14 April 1967 in Aix-en-Provence, France) is a French-born Australian television presenter, radio host, actress, singer, writer and comedian.
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Julian Peter McDonald Clary (born 25 May 1959) is an English comedian and novelist.
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Justin David Pollard (born 30 January 1968) is a British historian, television producer and writer.
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Katherine Jakeways is a British comedian, actor and writer.
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Katherine Ryan (born 30 June 1983) is a Canadian/Irish comedian, writer, presenter and actress, based in London, England, best known for her television roles.
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Kathy Lette (born 11 November 1958) is an Australian-British author who has written a number of bestselling books.
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Katherine Frances "Katy" Brand (born 13 January 1979) is an English actress, comedian and writer, known for her ITV2 series Katy Brand's Big Ass Show and for Comedy Lab Slap on Channel 4.
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The kilt is a knee-length non-bifurcated skirt-type garment with pleats at the rear, originating in the traditional dress of men and boys in the Scottish Highlands of the 16th century.
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KYW-TV, channel 3, is a CBS owned-and-operated television station located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States.
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Lee Gordon McKillop (born 4 August 1968), known as Lee Mack, is an English stand-up comedian and actor best known for writing the sitcom Not Going Out and starring in it as the main character, also called Lee.
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Linda Helen Smith (29 January 1958 – 27 February 2006) was a British comedian and comedy writer.
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The bootlace worm (Lineus longissimus) is one of the longest known animals, with specimens up to 50-55 m (160-175 feet) long and up to wide being reported.
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The lion's mane jellyfish (Cyanea capillata), also known as hair jelly, is the largest known species of jellyfish.
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Liza Tarbuck (born 21 November 1964) is an English actress and television and radio presenter.
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Lloyd Langford (born 6 August 1983) is a Welsh comedian and comedy writer.
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Clawed lobsters comprise a family (Nephropidae, sometimes also Homaridae) of large marine crustaceans.
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Lorraine Heggessey (born 16 November 1956) is a British television producer and executive.
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Lucy Donna Porter (born 27 January 1973) is an English actress, writer and comedian.
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Marcus Alexander Brigstocke (born 8 May 1973) is an English comedian, actor and satirist who has worked extensively in stand-up comedy, television, radio and in 2010-2011 musical theatre.
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Margaret Hilda Thatcher, Baroness Thatcher, (Roberts, 13 October 1925 – 8 April 2013) was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 1979 to 1990 and the Leader of the Conservative Party from 1975 to 1990.
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Mark Gatiss (born 17 October 1966) is an English actor, comedian, screenwriter and novelist.
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Mark Steel is an English comedian, broadcaster, newspaper columnist and author.
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Matthew Richard "Matt" Lucas (born 5 March 1974) is an English comedian, screenwriter, actor and singer, best known for his work with David Walliams in the television show Little Britain, as well as for his portrayals of the scorekeeping baby George Dawes in the comedy panel game Shooting Stars and Tweedledee and Tweedledum in Alice in Wonderland.
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Matthew Pritchett MBE (born 14 July 1964) has been the pocket cartoonist on The Daily Telegraph newspaper since 1988.
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Meera Syal CBE (born Feroza Syal on 27 June 1961) is a British comedian, writer, playwright, singer, journalist, producer and actress.
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Michael Edward Palin (pronounced; born 5 May 1943) is an English comedian, actor, writer and television presenter.
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Millipedes are arthropods in the class Diplopoda characterised by having two pairs of jointed legs on most body segments.
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The National Television Awards (often shortened to NTAs) is a British television awards ceremony, broadcast by the ITV network and initiated in 1995.
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Neil R. Mullarkey (born 28 November 1961) is an English actor, writer and comedian.
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Netflix is an international provider of on-demand Internet streaming media available to viewers in all of Australia, New Zealand, South America, Japan, North America and parts of Europe (Denmark, France, Germany, The Netherlands, Norway, Sweden, Finland, Switzerland, Austria, Belgium, Luxembourg, Ireland and United Kingdom), and of flat rate DVD-by-mail in the United States, where mailed DVDs and Blu-ray are sent via Permit Reply Mail.
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The Netherlands (Nederland) is the main "constituent country" (land) of the Kingdom of the Netherlands.
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New Year's Day is observed on January 1, the first day of the year on the modern Gregorian calendar as well as the Julian calendar.
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New Zealand (Aotearoa) is an island country in the southwestern Pacific Ocean.
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The New Zealand Listener is a New Zealand magazine which covers a variety of general topics, including current affairs, politics and entertainment.
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Newsnight is a weekday BBC Television current affairs programme which specialises in analysis and often robust cross-examination of senior politicians.
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Nick Newman (born 17 July 1958) is a satirical British cartoonist and comedy scriptwriter.
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Nina M. Conti (born 5 June 1974) is an English actress, comedian and ventriloquist.
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No Such Thing as a Fish is a weekly British podcast series produced and presented by the researchers behind the BBC Two panel game QI.
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Noel Fielding (born 21 May 1973) is an English comedian, actor, artist, DJ and musician.
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The Nordic countries are a geographical and cultural region in Northern Europe and the North Atlantic.
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Norman Beresford Tebbit, Baron Tebbit, CH, PC (born 29 March 1931), is a British politician.
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On First Looking into Chapman's Homer is a sonnet written by the English Romantic poet John Keats (1795–1821) in October 1816.
An onomatopoeia (or chiefly NZ; from the Greek ὀνοματοποιία; ὄνομα for "name" and ποιέω for "I make", adjectival form: "onomatopoeic" or "onomatopoetic") is a word that phonetically imitates, resembles or suggests the source of the sound that it describes.
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Oxygen is a chemical element with symbol O and atomic number 8.
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Pam Ayres MBE (born 14 March 1947) is an English poet, comedian, songwriter and presenter of radio and television programmes.
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A panel game or panel show is a radio or television game show in which a panel of celebrities participates.
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The Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) is an American public broadcaster and television program distributor.
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Peter Fincham (born 26 July 1956) is a British television producer and executive, currently the Director of Television for the ITV network.
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Peter John Hawkins (3 April 1924 – 8 July 2006) was an English actor and voice artist.
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Peter Szymon Serafinowicz (born 10 July 1972) is an English actor, comedian, musician, writer, voice artist, singer and director.
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Phil Kay is a Scottish stand-up comedian.
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Phillip Christopher Jupitus (born 25 June 1962) is an English stand-up and improv comedian, actor, performance poet, cartoonist and podcaster.
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Philosophy is the study of the general and fundamental nature of reality, existence, knowledge, values, reason, mind, and language.
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Piers Fletcher is a television producer and researcher, mainly working for the British panel game QI, broadcast on the BBC.
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A podcast is a form of digital media that consists of an episodic series of audio or digital radio, subscribed to and downloaded through web syndication or streamed online to a computer or mobile device.
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Porridge (also spelled porage, porrige, parritch) is a dish made by boiling ground, crushed, or chopped grain (or some other starchy plants, e.g. plantain) in water and/or milk, often with flavourings.
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Prima family (previously Prima televize, originally Premiéra) is a Czech private television station.
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Prime is the second privately owned national free-to-air television broadcaster currently available within in New Zealand.
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Private Eye is a fortnightly British satirical and current affairs magazine based in London, England, edited by Ian Hislop.
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Publishers Weekly (PW) is an American weekly trade news magazine targeted at publishers, librarians, booksellers and literary agents.
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The second series of QI, the BBC comedy panel game television show hosted by Stephen Fry, started on 8 October 2004.
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The third series of QI, the BBC comedy panel game television show hosted by Stephen Fry, started on 30 September 2005.
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QI (Quite Interesting) is a Czech panel show aired by TV Prima.
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The fourth series of QI, the BBC comedy panel game television show hosted by Stephen Fry, started on 29 September 2006.
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QI was a Dutch panel show, which aired on the television network VARA from December 2008, based on the QI UK format.
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The seventh series of QI, the BBC comedy panel game television show hosted by Stephen Fry, started on 26 November 2009.
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The eighth series of QI, the BBC comedy panel game television show hosted by Stephen Fry, started on 17 September 2010.
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The tenth series of QI, the BBC comedy panel game television show hosted by Stephen Fry, contained episodes with themes beginning with the letter "j".
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The twelfth series of QI, the BBC comedy panel game television show hosted by Stephen Fry, started on 3 October 2014.
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QI News was an internet television show produced by Quite Interesting Limited, the company which produces the British panel game QI.
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Quite Interesting Limited is a British research company, most notable for providing the research for the British television panel game QI (itself an abbreviation of Quite Interesting) and the Swedish version Intresseklubben, as well as other QI related programmes and products.
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Radio Times is a British weekly television and radio programme listings magazine.
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Raymond Merrill Smullyan (born May 25, 1919) is an American mathematician, concert pianist, logician, Taoist philosopher, and magician.
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Red Nose Day 2011 was a fundraising event organised by Comic Relief.
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Reginald Darnell Hunter (born 26 March 1969)Maxwell, Dominic (10 March 2007).
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Rhodri "Rhod" Paul Gilbert (born 18 October 1968) is a Welsh comedian who was nominated in 2005 for the Perrier Best Newcomer Award.
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Rhys Montague Darby (born 21 March 1974) is an actor and comedian from New Zealand, known for his energetic physical comedy routines, telling stories accompanied with mime and sound effects of things such as machinery and animals.
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Richard "Rich" Hall (born 10 June 1954) is an American comedian, writer and musician.
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Richard Coles (born 26 March 1962) is an English musician, journalist and Church of England priest.
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Richard E. Grant (born Richard Grant Esterhuysen;, 5 May 1957) is a Swazi-born English actor, screenwriter, and director.
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Richard Thomas Osman (born 28 November 1970) is an English television presenter, producer and director.
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Roadshow Entertainment (formerly Roadshow Home Video) is a division of the Australian media company Village Roadshow (formerly Roadshow Home Video and Roadshow Entertainment).
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Robert Brydon Jones, MBE (born 3 May 1965), known as Rob Brydon, is a Welsh actor, comedian, radio and television presenter, singer and impressionist.
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Robert Patrick Webb (born 29 September 1972) is an English comedian, actor and writer, and one half of the double act Mitchell and Webb, alongside David Mitchell.
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Robert L. Wolke (April 2, 1928) is an American chemist, currently professor emeritus of chemistry at the University of Pittsburgh.
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Roger Law (born 6 September 1941, Ely) is a caricaturist and one half of Luck and Flaw (with Peter Fluck), creators of the satirical TV puppet show Spitting Image.
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Roger McGough CBE FRSL (born 9 November 1937) is an English poet, performance poet, broadcaster, children's author and playwright.
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Romesh Ranganathan (born 30 January 1978) is a British stand-up comedian and actor.
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Ronni Ancona (born 4 July 1968) is a Scottish actress, impressionist and author.
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Roderick "Rory" Keith Ogilvy Bremner,"Rory Bremner".
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Patrick Rory McGrath (born 17 March 1956), known as Rory McGrath, is a British comedian and writer.
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Ross Markham Noble (born 5 June 1976) is an English stand-up comedian and actor from Cramlington, Northumberland.
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Rowan Sebastian Atkinson, CBE (born 6 January 1955) is an English actor, comedian, and screenwriter best known for his work on the sitcoms Blackadder and Mr. Bean.
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The Royal Television Society (commonly known in the television industry as the RTS) is a British-based educational charity for the discussion, and analysis of television in all its forms, past, present and future.
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Ruby Wax OBE (born Ruby Wachs, 19 April 1953) is an American born, naturalised British comedian.
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Russell George Tovey (born 14 November 1981) is an English actor with numerous television, film and stage credits.
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Sami Shah is a Pakistani stand-up comedian, writer and improvisational actor.
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Sandra Birgitte "Sandi" Toksvig OBE (born 3 May 1958) is a British-Danish writer, presenter, comedienne, actress, politician and producer on British radio and television and the former presenter of 1001 Things You Should Know on Channel 4.
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Sarah Joanne Cyzer (née Cox; born 13 December 1974), more commonly known by her radio name Sara Cox is an English broadcaster, best known for presenting The Radio 1 Breakfast Show on BBC Radio 1 between 2000 and 2003, but more recently as maternity cover for Fearne Cotton every weekday 10 am-12.45 pm from January to September 2013.
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Sara Pascoe (born 22 May 1981) is an English writer, stand-up comedian and actress.
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Sarah Jane Millican (King; born 29 May 1975) is an English comedian.
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Sean Lock (born 22 April 1963) is an English comedian and actor.
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Shaparak "Shappi" Khorsandi (Persian: شاپرک خرسندی, born 8 June 1973) is an Iranian-born British comedian.
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Sheila Cameron Hancock, CBE (born 22 February 1933) is an English actress and author.
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A siren is a loud noise making device.
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South Africa, officially the Republic of South Africa, is the southernmost country in Africa.
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The Specsavers National Book Awards, or simply National Book Awards — previously known as the Galaxy National Book Awards (2010–11); British Book Awards or Nibbies (1990–2009) — is a British literary award for the best UK writers and their works, as selected by an academy of members from the British book publishing industry.
In media, a spin-off (or spinoff) is a radio program, television program, video game, film, or any narrative work, derived from one or more already existing works, that focuses, in particular, in more detail on one aspect of that original work (e.g. a particular topic, character, or event).
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Spitting Image is a British satirical puppet show, created by Peter Fluck, Roger Law and Martin Lambie-Nairn.
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Sport Relief is a biennial charity event from Comic Relief, in association with BBC Sport, which brings together the worlds of sport and entertainment to raise money to help vulnerable people in both the UK and the world's poorest countries.
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Squirrels are members of the family Sciuridae, consisting of small or medium-size rodents.
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Stand-up comedy is a comic style in which a comedian performs in front of a live audience, usually speaking directly to them.
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Stephen Tyrone Colbert (né:; born May 13, 1964) is an American comedian, writer, producer, actor, media critic, and television host.
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Stephen John Fry (born 24 August 1957) is an English comedian, actor, writer, presenter, and activist.
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Stephen Fry in America is a six-part BBC television series in which Stephen Fry travels across the United States.
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Stephen Grant (born 2 July 1973 in Brighton) is a British comedian, comedy writer, and radio presenter.
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Stephen Glenn "Steve" Martin (born August 14, 1945) is an American comedian, actor, writer, producer, and musician.
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Susan Elizabeth "Sue" Perkins (born 22 September 1969) is an English comedian, broadcaster, actress and writer, born in East Dulwich, London, England.
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Graham McPherson (born 13 January 1961), better known as Suggs, is an English singer, actor, former radio DJ, television and radio personality.
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The superb lyrebird (Menura novaehollandiae) is a pheasant-sized Australian songbird, measuring approximately long and weighing around, with brown upper body plumage, greyish-brown below, rounded wings and strong legs.
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Susan Grace Calman (born 6 November 1974) is a Scottish comedian and panellist on BBC Radio 4 topical shows The News Quiz and I Guess That's Why They Call It The News.
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SVT1 is the primary television station of the Swedish public service broadcaster Sveriges Television in Sweden.
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Sweden (Sverige), officially the Kingdom of Sweden (Swedish), is a Scandinavian country in Northern Europe.
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Talkback is a division of the television production company FremantleMedia.
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Tartan is a pattern consisting of criss-crossed horizontal and vertical bands in multiple colours.
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Ted Dewan (born 1961) is an American-born British writer and illustrator of children's books who resides in England.
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Sir Michael Terence "Terry" Wogan, (born 3 August 1938) is an Irish radio and television broadcaster who has worked for the BBC in the United Kingdom for most of his career.
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The Book of Animal Ignorance is the second title in a series of books based on the intellectual British panel game QI, written by series-creator John Lloyd and head-researcher John Mitchinson.
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The Book of General Ignorance is the first in a series of books based on the final round in the intellectual British panel game QI, written by series-creator John Lloyd and head-researcher John Mitchinson,.
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The Daily Telegraph is a British daily morning English-language broadsheet newspaper, published in London by Telegraph Media Group and distributed throughout the United Kingdom and internationally.
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The Guardian is a British national daily newspaper.
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The Independent is a British national morning newspaper published in London by Independent Print Limited, owned by Alexander Lebedev since 2010.
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The London Studios or The South Bank Studios (also known as The London Television Centre and Kent House) in Waterloo, Central London is a television studio complex formerly owned by London Weekend Television.
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The Museum of Curiosity, formerly titled The Professor of Curiosity, is a comedy panel game on BBC Radio 4 that was first broadcast on 20 February 2008.
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The New York Times (NYT) is an American daily newspaper, founded and continuously published in New York City since September 18, 1851, by the New York Times Company.
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The QI Book of the Dead (sold as The Book of the Dead in the United States) is the fourth title in a series of books based on the intellectual British panel game QI, written by series-creator John Lloyd and head-researcher John Mitchinson.
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The Second Book of General Ignorance is the fifth in a series of books based on the final round in the intellectual British panel game QI, written by series-creator John Lloyd and head-researcher John Mitchinson.
The Unbelievable Truth is a BBC radio comedy panel game made by Random Entertainment, devised by Graeme Garden and Jon Naismith.
Timothy David "Tim" Minchin (born 7 October 1975) is an Australian comedian, actor, and musician.
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Timothy Mark "Tim" Vine (born 4 March 1967) is an English writer, actor, comedian and presenter, known for his role on the BBC series Not Going Out until his departure in 2012.
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In music, timbre also known as tone color or tone quality from psychoacoustics, is the quality of a musical note, sound, or tone that distinguishes different types of sound production, such as voices and musical instruments, string instruments, wind instruments, and percussion instruments.
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Tommy Tiernan (born 16 June 1969) is an Irish comedian, actor and writer.
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Antony Gordon Hawksworth, better known as Tony Hawks, (born 1960) is a British comedian and author.
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Trevor Noah (born 20 February 1984) is a South African comedian, TV and radio host, and actor.
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In thermodynamics, the triple point of a substance is the temperature and pressure at which the three phases (gas, liquid, and solid) of that substance coexist in thermodynamic equilibrium.
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(March 16, 1916January 4, 2010) was a survivor of both the Hiroshima and Nagasaki atomic bombings during World War II.
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TV Choice is a British weekly TV listings magazine published by H. Bauer Publishing, the UK subsidiary of family-run German company Bauer Media Group.
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Twitter is an online social networking service that enables users to send and read short 140-character messages called "tweets".
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The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom (UK) or Britain, is a sovereign state in Europe.
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Urination is the release of urine from the urinary bladder through the urethra to the urinary meatus outside of the body.
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The Omroepvereniging VARA, the VARA Broadcasting Association, is a Dutch public broadcasting association that operates within the framework of the Netherlands Public Broadcasting system (Nederlandse Publieke Omroep).
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James Roderick Moir (born 24 January 1959), better known by the stage name Vic Reeves, is an English comedian, artist, actor and television presenter best known for his double act with Bob Mortimer (see Vic and Bob).
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Victoria Elizabeth Coren Mitchell (born 18 August 1972), credited before 2013 as Victoria Coren, is an English writer, presenter and professional poker player.
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Victoria Wood CBE (born 19 May 1953) is an English comedian, actor, singer-songwriter, screenwriter and director.
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Vincent Willem van Gogh (The pronunciation of "Van Gogh" varies in both English and Dutch. Especially in British English it is or sometimes. U.S. dictionaries list, with a silent gh, as the most common pronunciation. In the dialect of Holland, it is, with a voiceless V. He grew up in Brabant (although his parents were not born there), and used Brabant dialect in his writing; it is therefore likely that he himself pronounced his name with a Brabant accent:, with a voiced V and palatalized G and gh. In France, where much of his work was produced, it is 30 March 185329 July 1890) was a Post-Impressionist painter.
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Vitali Vitaliev (Виталий Витальев) is a Ukrainian-born journalist and writer who has worked in Russia, England, Scotland, Australia and Ireland.
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Viz is a popular British comic magazine founded in 1979 by Chris Donald.
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Vladimir Ilyich Ulyanov (p), alias Lenin (p) (– 21 January 1924) was a Russian communist revolutionary, politician and political theorist.
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A vocal register is a range of tones in the human voice produced by a particular vibratory pattern of the vocal folds.
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Warner Home Video is the home video distribution division of Warner Bros., itself part of Time Warner.
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Weblogs, Inc. is a blog network of about 90 blogs, covering a variety of subjects, from computers and gaming to the likes of food and independent film.
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Welsh (Cymraeg or y Gymraeg, pronounced) is a member of the Brittonic branch of the Celtic languages spoken natively in Wales, by some along the Welsh border in England, and in Y Wladfa (the Welsh colony in Chubut Province, Argentina).
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Whisky or whiskey is a type of distilled alcoholic beverage made from fermented grain mash.
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Wikipedia is a free-access, free-content Internet encyclopedia, supported and hosted by the non-profit Wikimedia Foundation.
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"Wonderful World" (occasionally referred to as "(What A) Wonderful World") is a song by American singer-songwriter Sam Cooke.
1,227 QI Facts To Blow Your Socks Off is the sixth in a series of books based on the intellectual British panel game QI, written by series-creator John Lloyd, director of research John Mitchinson, and chief researcher James Harkin.
1080i (aka FHD and BT.709) is an abbreviation referring to a combination of frame resolution and scan type, in the domains of high-definition television and high-definition video.
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16:9 (1.7:1) (16:9.
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This is a list of British television-related events from 2003.
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This is a list of British television related events from 2004.
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This is a list of British television-related events in 2005.
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This is a list of events that took place in 2009 related to British television.
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This is a list of events that took place in 2010 related to British television.
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This is a list of events that took place in 2011 related to British television.
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This is a list of events that took place in 2012 related to British television.
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This is a list of events that took place in 2013 related to British television.
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576i is a standard-definition video mode originally used for broadcast television in most countries of the world where the utility frequency for electric power distribution is 50 Hz.
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