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dumb britain The Third Degree, Radio 4
Steve Punt: Name six famous Spanish people.
Student (struggling): Robert de Niro?


The Chase, ITV
Bradley Walsh: Who in 1838 was awarded a gold medal in the summer exhibition by the Royal Academy for his painting The Hay Wain?
Contestant: Damien Hirst.


Tipping Point, ITV
Ben Shephard: Which Tudor monarch was the daughter of Henry VIII and Catherine of Aragon?
Contestant: Victoria II.

Shephard: Bulgaria, Romania, Ukraine and Georgia all have coastlines on which body of water?
Contestant: The Arctic Ocean.


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