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In a controversial move the BBC has signalled the introduction of participation fees for future panelists wishing to represent their colleges on University Challenge. It’s understood that the change will be staring with the 2018/19 season later this year. 279 more words

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HIGNFY: Corbyn anti-semitism?

last monday evening (9th april), 10.53-10.56pm, on bbc 1
have i got a bit more news for you (panel game, chaired by jeremy paxman, with ian hislop and paul merton) includes … 32 more words

Matthew eats... Only Connect and University Challenge

There are always accusations that TV is dumbing down. In fact, even the concept of TV itself was seen as such. When you consider the amount of reality and constructed reality TV shows out there, it is hard to deny yourself from agreeing with the charges being laid down. 502 more words