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by Fred Mumford
Thu Sep 10, 2020 9:50 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Track and Field Athletics
Replies: 23
Views: 1279

Re: Track and Field Athletics

The worst events are the high jump and pole vault due to their binary nature - setting the target in advance and then just seeing whether you can make it or not. It's what allowed Bubka to break the world record countless times by touring the big events and upping the record by a centimetre at a tim...
by Fred Mumford
Sat Aug 22, 2020 12:22 am
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Track and Field Athletics
Replies: 23
Views: 1279

Re: Track and Field Athletics

Like darts and snooker, I think athletics is one of those sports that was huge in the 80s but that nobody really gives a shit about anymore. Whilst I was massively impressed that they came clean that Ben Johnson had failed a drugs test, in the years since it has unfortunately become too easy to be c...
by Fred Mumford
Sat Jul 18, 2020 3:49 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Most Famous People without a Wikipedia Article
Replies: 40
Views: 12521

Re: Most Famous People without a Wikipedia Article

the child who played Jessica in Some Mother's do have 'Em I have a vague recollection of the child appearing on Wogan or somesuch as a teenager in a surprise reunion with Michael Crawford, and the whole thing falling a bit flat after Crawford revealed that the two had never previously met at all - ...
by Fred Mumford
Fri Jul 17, 2020 10:55 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers For Tuesday May 3rd 2011
Replies: 21
Views: 2533

Re: Spoilers For Tuesday May 3rd 2011

Gavin Chipper wrote:
Fri Jul 17, 2020 9:42 pm
Nick started the clock without noticing?
Even worse, it didn't occur to anyone in the audience or on the production team to wonder what the fuck Nick was even doing there.
by Fred Mumford
Sat Jun 27, 2020 7:30 am
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: 30BC Grand Final Spoilers For Friday March 1st 2013
Replies: 132
Views: 17112

Re: 30BC Grand Final Spoilers For Friday March 1st 2013

Gavin Chipper wrote:
Sat Jun 27, 2020 6:47 am
The bit in red! It's not open to interpretation!
Actually, on re-reading it, it's the "presuming no miracles" bit that makes me grudgingly concede that you are probably right. That's two minutes of my Saturday morning that I'll never get back. As you were.
by Fred Mumford
Sat Jun 27, 2020 6:43 am
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: 30BC Grand Final Spoilers For Friday March 1st 2013
Replies: 132
Views: 17112

Re: 30BC Grand Final Spoilers For Friday March 1st 2013

I interpreted it the same way as Bradley and wonder if you are both being too generous. Andy needs to tell us. Wouldn't it have been a perfectly reasonable assumption that the lost opportunity for an extra 18 points would make the 146 seem safer? The new format was always going to increase the overa...
by Fred Mumford
Sat Jun 27, 2020 6:36 am
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: People you shouldn't trust
Replies: 705
Views: 163236

Re: People you shouldn't trust

Mark James wrote:
Sat Jun 27, 2020 12:05 am
what really amazes me is that every trick hasn't actually been exposed on YouTube yet.
Obviously the ones not exposed must use actual magic.

Agree completely though. Knowing how it's done has never spoiled a trick for me.
by Fred Mumford
Thu Jun 25, 2020 3:52 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: You Are The Ref
Replies: 249
Views: 33948

Re: You Are The Ref

has anyone ever queried a word or numbers solution after examining what was written down? I've seen it done jokingly, albeit deadpan. I think it might have been Liam Moloney (not certain about that) who examined his opponent's paper and I think shook his head and said "ooh I don't know about that".
by Fred Mumford
Mon Jun 01, 2020 7:53 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Ask Graeme?
Replies: 1406
Views: 316518

Re: Ask Graeme?

Tom S wrote:
Sun May 31, 2020 8:55 am
What is the biggest decrease in score of a champion from one game to the next, in which they had won both of the games?
Stewart Holden went from 137 to 79. Might not be the record though.
by Fred Mumford
Mon Jun 01, 2020 5:29 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Cummings and goings
Replies: 71
Views: 4784

Re: Cummings and goings

Rhys Benjamin wrote:
Fri May 29, 2020 9:19 pm
Have I Got News For You hasn't been "brutal" in years. And hasn't been impartial since the referendum.
Jon Richardson was a guest soon after the most recent election and was bloody awful - just so bitter and disappointed about the outcome that he completely forgot about trying to be funny.
by Fred Mumford
Sun May 31, 2020 8:00 am
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Ratio of letters to numbers
Replies: 20
Views: 4329

Re: Ratio of letters to numbers

Ronan M Higginson wrote:
Sat May 30, 2020 10:47 pm
is this the biggest thread bump?
4 hours 10 minutes? I doubt it. In fact, I've just beaten that already.
by Fred Mumford
Fri May 29, 2020 9:47 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Birthday Championship Spoilers For Friday February 1st 2013
Replies: 62
Views: 7438

Re: Birthday Championship Spoilers For Friday February 1st 2

Lee Kelly wrote:
Fri Feb 08, 2013 7:53 pm
nice seeing kirk in the flesh last nite!!
Isn't he always in the flesh?
by Fred Mumford
Fri May 08, 2020 8:25 am
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Wednesday January 9th 2013 (Birthday Prelim 3)
Replies: 58
Views: 6395

Re: Spoilers for Wednesday January 9th 2013 (Birthday Prelim 3)

Or Jack might even have seen it but knew it was invalid.

Anyway, having only rediscovered Countdown in mid-2013 it's the first time I'm able to see this great series - loving it already.
by Fred Mumford
Sun May 03, 2020 9:13 am
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Joke Items
Replies: 133
Views: 12748

Re: Joke Items

Sometimes more precision is required anyway and digital watches are more useful for that Analogue watches are obviously more precise than digital ones as digital can only show full elapsed units of time whereas an analogue moving needle has no such restrictions. Admittedly most "analogue" watches s...
by Fred Mumford
Fri May 01, 2020 7:59 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Questions you've always wanted answered
Replies: 773
Views: 174757

Re: Questions you've always wanted answered

The less extreme version of your question is why do we change the clocks twice a year? Do you know that 1968 was only 22 hours longer than 1971? Don't mess with this shit. As for Family Fortunes, I never met anyone who had ever been asked to participate as one of the hundred, so I conclude that the...
by Fred Mumford
Fri Apr 17, 2020 6:11 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: When Countdown episodes run out
Replies: 80
Views: 9679

Re: When Countdown episodes run out

I can't believe you got Hancocked that easily.

I should probably rephrase that.
by Fred Mumford
Sun Apr 12, 2020 7:49 am
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: When Countdown episodes run out
Replies: 80
Views: 9679

Re: When Countdown episodes run out

So why did they bother doing a couple of sex offender specials if they knew they wouldn't be able to show them?
by Fred Mumford
Wed Jan 08, 2020 11:23 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Who are Countdown's unluckiest losers?
Replies: 22
Views: 2904

Re: Who are Countdown's unluckiest losers?

In category 1, I can't help thinking of poor old Jonny Rye.
by Fred Mumford
Sat Dec 21, 2019 8:16 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: REALLY obvious things you've just realised
Replies: 277
Views: 75149

Re: REALLY obvious things you've just realised

Fred Astaire ate my hamster.
by Fred Mumford
Tue Dec 03, 2019 6:46 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Tuesday 3rd December 2019
Replies: 5
Views: 987

Re: Spoilers for 3rd December 2019

The wiki says "octochaps", so I can see Corrina's problem.
by Fred Mumford
Thu Nov 07, 2019 9:22 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Thursday 7th November 2019 (Series 81, Prelim 93)
Replies: 4
Views: 954

Re: Spoilers for Thursday 7th November 2019 (Series 81, Prelim 93)

Gavin Chipper wrote:
Thu Nov 07, 2019 2:31 pm
It came across as quite rude actually.
I know Rachel doesn't normally come across that way, but this particular incident (rude, pushy, and with a fake smile at the end) makes me think she would be perfect for a career in HR.
by Fred Mumford
Fri Sep 20, 2019 1:25 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Friday 20th September 2019 (Series 81, Prelim 59)
Replies: 4
Views: 1469

Re: Spoilers for Friday 20th September 2019 (Series 81, Prelim 59)

Gavin Chipper wrote:
Fri Sep 20, 2019 1:19 pm
First numbers - (9×8+7+6)×10+3=853.
Yes, I was surprised both players missed that one and therefore astonished that Rachel did too.
by Fred Mumford
Tue Sep 17, 2019 12:39 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Controversial Musical Opinions.
Replies: 59
Views: 9080

Re: Controversial Musical Opinions.

I think the cover is ok, but never "far superior". I wasn't expecting many people to agree, hence why I thought it suited the thread title perfectly. Here's another one - I find Joni Mitchell almost unbearable to listen to. Just something about the tone/pitch of her voice, I always think it's about...
by Fred Mumford
Mon Sep 16, 2019 12:03 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Controversial Musical Opinions.
Replies: 59
Views: 9080

Re: Controversial Musical Opinions.

Covers of Beatles songs were far superior to the originals. Exhibit A - Dear Prudence. Siouxsie knocked it out of the park.
by Fred Mumford
Mon Sep 09, 2019 10:00 pm
Forum: Other game shows
Topic: Countdowners On Other Quizzes
Replies: 215
Views: 90116

Re: Countdowners On Other Quizzes

Was the reference to Willie Thorne being a world snooker champion some kind of piss take, 25 years after Baddiel and Skinner used to mercilessly mock him on Fantasy Football?
by Fred Mumford
Tue Jul 16, 2019 3:50 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: How many in a baker's gross?
Replies: 7
Views: 2250

Re: How many in a baker's gross?

8.33% is just the first available increment, so the truly acceptable level could be anywhere between 0.01% and 8.33%. Of the 3 main options, 169 is therefore clearly way too high, and 145 almost certainly too low. I'm going to suggest 152.
by Fred Mumford
Wed Jul 03, 2019 8:33 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Wednesday 5th June 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 96)
Replies: 9
Views: 3160

Re: Spoilers for Wednesday 5th June 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 96)

In the days when the London Underground still employed guards on their trains, the guard would shout "Minotaurs" at each station once they thought all the passengers had finished getting off and on.
by Fred Mumford
Sun Jun 30, 2019 6:27 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Best ever contestants
Replies: 507
Views: 201997

Re: Best ever contestants

Indeed, Whiteley introduced him in the Supreme final as "the only unbeaten Countdowner", which must have pleased Nic Brown no end.
by Fred Mumford
Sun Jun 30, 2019 2:50 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Best ever contestants
Replies: 507
Views: 201997

Re: Best ever contestants

It's an interesting quirk that all the serious contenders that might be considered the best ever all have a defeat to their name, whilst none of the unbeaten players are held in quite the same regard. That said, I do disagree with the Wiki's view that Harvey Freeman once lost. Countdown Masters was ...
by Fred Mumford
Sat Jun 29, 2019 9:22 am
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: People you shouldn't trust
Replies: 705
Views: 163236

Re: People you shouldn't trust

If you ask for someone's PI number though they might just say 3.14159, which isn't going to advance your career as a fraudster much.
by Fred Mumford
Fri Jun 28, 2019 7:19 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: People you shouldn't trust
Replies: 705
Views: 163236

Re: People you shouldn't trust

I am Dave Butt's mum.
by Fred Mumford
Fri Jun 28, 2019 3:36 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Friday 28th June 2019 (S80, Grand Final!)
Replies: 24
Views: 6462

Re: Spoilers for Friday 28th June 2019 (S80, Grand Final!)

Loved the look of confusion/momentary self doubt on Dinos' face when Elliott declared 7 in the TREASURE round.
by Fred Mumford
Wed Jun 26, 2019 5:58 am
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers For Tuesday 25th June 2019 (S80, QF4)
Replies: 20
Views: 6446

Re: Spoilers for 25th June 2019 (S80, QF4)

Fiona T wrote:
Tue Jun 25, 2019 9:08 pm
There was a conversation afterwards about what a chaparral was, and the conclusion was that we had no idea, but we knew there was a high one!
As a motorsport fan I spotted chaparral immediately but had no idea it was a real word, hence wouldn't have buzzed.
by Fred Mumford
Wed May 29, 2019 5:39 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Favourite Numbers Selection
Replies: 20
Views: 4812

Re: Favourite Numbers Selection

If I'm loosing, 3 large. If I'm tighting, 1 large.

2 large can be pretty evil, despite what any computer analysis will tell you. There's often no obvious start point. It might be the easiest selection given 30 minutes, but in 30 seconds it has to be 1 large.
by Fred Mumford
Wed May 29, 2019 12:14 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers For Tuesday 28th May 2019 (Series 80 Prelim 90)
Replies: 11
Views: 3713

Re: Spoilers For Tuesday 28th May 2019 (Series 80 Prelim 90)

There certainly seems to be an increased recycling of DC guests.
by Fred Mumford
Mon May 27, 2019 10:03 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: So, who will be the founding member of Countdown's "1000 CLUB"?
Replies: 105
Views: 44810

Re: So, who will be the founding member of Countdown's "1000 CLUB"?

The 5 areas that most damage the max score % are missed conundrums (Elliott didn't), missed 9s (Elliott didn't), missed numbers (he maxed 31/32), invalid words (just Moonies), and being beaten by your opponent (he wasn't).

This octorun record could last 20 years.
by Fred Mumford
Mon May 27, 2019 3:51 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: So, who will be the founding member of Countdown's "1000 CLUB"?
Replies: 105
Views: 44810

Re: So, who will be the founding member of Countdown's "1000 CLUB"?

Scoring 1000 in the 9 round era would have been special indeed.

Anyway, it'll be like the 4 minute mile - now 1000 has been broken, within weeks every octochamp will be doing it (I don't really need a sarcasm emoji for that one do I?).
by Fred Mumford
Mon May 27, 2019 3:08 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Monday 27th May 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 89)
Replies: 23
Views: 4905

Re: Spoilers for Monday 27th May 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 89)

Fewest points dropped in an octorun: 26 so far. Jen dropped 72. This is perhaps the most ridiculous of the records. Fucking hell. I assume he didn't drop many today, so I withdraw my comment about the maxes being the most impressive record. I'm also now confused as to who obviously didn't make it t...
by Fred Mumford
Mon May 27, 2019 2:52 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Monday 27th May 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 89)
Replies: 23
Views: 4905

Re: Spoilers for Monday 27th May 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 89)

Gavin Chipper wrote:
Mon May 27, 2019 1:58 pm
Oh yes. Maxes.
If any bitter Dylan fans start arguing that high scores are easier these days because of all the new dictionary additions, the counter argument is that it's therefore harder to get maxes. Beating the maxes record too is possibly the most impressive record of the lot.
by Fred Mumford
Sat May 25, 2019 8:30 am
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Friday 24th May 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 88)
Replies: 17
Views: 4348

Re: Spoilers for Friday 24th May 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 88)

Marc Meakin wrote:
Sat May 25, 2019 6:23 am
Depends who is the 8th seed
At least the 8th seed can console themself with having had several good on-screen performances prior to their sadistical and gruesome slaughtering.
by Fred Mumford
Sat May 25, 2019 6:10 am
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Friday 24th May 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 88)
Replies: 17
Views: 4348

Re: Spoilers for Friday 24th May 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 88)

Elliott's discomfort in the last couple of days when he's thinking he might be condemning his opponent to a score of 0 is more than evident. At least such a scenario is unlikely to develop in his post-octorun (no spoiler, I have no idea if he won his 8th game) Countdown career of finals and potentia...
by Fred Mumford
Tue May 21, 2019 9:29 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Tuesday 21st May 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 85)
Replies: 10
Views: 2930

Re: Spoilers for Tuesday 21st May 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 84

Thomas Carey wrote:
Tue May 21, 2019 12:54 pm
Fiona is genuinely the best thing to happen to this community in the last month or so
The debate about the worst thing shouldn't take long.
by Fred Mumford
Sat May 18, 2019 12:26 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Friday 17th May 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 83)
Replies: 31
Views: 7715

Re: Spoilers for Friday 17th May 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 83)

Kirk got a 130, but that was the old 15 round format.

Dan McColm's 123 remains the only perfect game in the new format as far as I know.
by Fred Mumford
Sat May 18, 2019 6:39 am
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Friday 17th May 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 83)
Replies: 31
Views: 7715

Re: Spoilers for Friday 17th May 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 83)

Isn't 3 large the median selection for difficulty? It's not as if he went for 6 small.
by Fred Mumford
Fri May 17, 2019 6:41 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Friday 17th May 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 83)
Replies: 31
Views: 7715

Re: Spoilers for Friday 17th May 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 83)

May as well skip the 1000 club altogether and go for 1100.

I hope Elliott's future opponents are all cunts, no half decent person deserves what's coming to them.
by Fred Mumford
Sat May 04, 2019 9:09 am
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Was Jeanne Calment a fraud?
Replies: 42
Views: 10699

Re: Was Jeanne Calment a fraud?

I'm sufficiently intrigued by this to lend you a shovel. I want it back though.
by Fred Mumford
Fri Feb 01, 2019 5:56 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Who would you like to see get a second or third chance on Countdown ?
Replies: 38
Views: 14242

Re: Who would you like to see get a second or third chance on Countdown ?

I believe he turned down such an opportunity, but nevertheless Jonny Rye deserved another go. Impressive and entertaining as George Ford's Countdown career proved to be, it was basically launched by administrative error.
by Fred Mumford
Tue Jan 29, 2019 6:12 am
Forum: Other game shows
Topic: Only Connect
Replies: 135
Views: 46845

Re: Only Connect

Based on what has happened so far, I think it works like this:- 16 teams, so 8 games in the "heats" round. Following this we have 8 winners (1-0) and 8 losers (0-1). Next stage is the "losers" round - win this and you're at 1-1 and survive, lose and you're 0-2 and BFH as Jim Bowen would say. Then al...
by Fred Mumford
Mon Jan 28, 2019 9:02 pm
Forum: Other game shows
Topic: Only Connect
Replies: 135
Views: 46845

Re: Only Connect

Just when I thought I had worked out how the Only Connect heats system works, it throws a complete curveball. Surely tonight's game should have been between the Dicers and the Forrests, both of whom won their opening games? What does the withdrawal of the Dragons have to do with it? The Dragons shou...
by Fred Mumford
Thu Jan 24, 2019 10:45 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Who would you like to see get a second or third chance on Countdown ?
Replies: 38
Views: 14242

Re: Who would you like to see get a second or third chance on Countdown ?

A Frank Mulvey v Will D Downing special needs to happen. I only discovered this forum and the wiki as a result of wondering exactly when Downing's game had taken place, as I could still remember it so well.
by Fred Mumford
Tue Jan 22, 2019 10:05 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Tuesday 22nd January 2019 (CoC XV, Grand Final)
Replies: 36
Views: 9590

Re: Spoilers for Tuesday 22nd January 2019 (CoC XV, Grand Final)

Graeme Cole wrote:
Tue Jan 22, 2019 9:53 pm
The remaining one is someone obscure enough that when I saw the name I didn't immediately recognise it and had to look it up on the wiki.
Jon Corby?
by Fred Mumford
Tue Jan 22, 2019 9:49 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Tuesday 22nd January 2019 (CoC XV, Grand Final)
Replies: 36
Views: 9590

Re: Spoilers for Tuesday 22nd January 2019 (CoC XV, Grand Final)

Conor would be one of course. Allan Saldanha and Darryl Francis?
by Fred Mumford
Thu Jan 17, 2019 10:49 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Thursday 17th January 2019 (COC XV, QF 4)
Replies: 40
Views: 10025

Re: Spoilers for Thursday 17th January 2019 (COC XV, QF 4)

Just yesterday I was thinking that 146 was probably safe for ever because of the limited opportunities for all the required pieces of the jigsaw to fit together. Kudos to Nick for letting Zarte know that 150 is a new record, otherwise the loud cheering from the audience might have seemed really conf...
by Fred Mumford
Fri Dec 14, 2018 6:27 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Friday 14th December 2018 (Series 79, QF 2)
Replies: 9
Views: 3616

Re: Spoilers for Friday 14th December 2018 (Series 79, QF 2)

Rachel clearly hadn't spotted Mike's R14 solution - her voice suggested she thought he was going wrong.
by Fred Mumford
Wed Nov 28, 2018 6:49 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Wednesday 28th November 2018 (Series 79, Prelim 109)
Replies: 5
Views: 2353

Re: Spoilers for Wednesday 28th November 2018 (Series 79, Prelim 109)

Why do so many people insist on pronouncing HOMAGE as if they are pretentious or French? It's "hommidge" ffs.
by Fred Mumford
Wed Nov 21, 2018 8:00 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: What TV programmes have you been watching lately?
Replies: 549
Views: 176530

Re: What TV programmes have you been watching lately?

Gavin Chipper wrote:
Wed Nov 21, 2018 5:57 pm
JimBentley wrote:
Wed Nov 21, 2018 5:11 pm
you're funny, you're clever
Interesting. But I do actually think you're wrong.
Which bit do you most take issue with?

I struggle to think of any fiction that has made me cry, but for some reason Long Lost Family always manages it.
by Fred Mumford
Sat Nov 17, 2018 6:27 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Things normal people normally own but you don't own for some reason
Replies: 66
Views: 27530

Re: Things normal people normally own but you don't own for some reason

Marc Meakin wrote:
Fri Nov 16, 2018 4:23 pm
I'll have you know that I have been partner of the month twice ( in 5 years )
That's a 3% max rate.
by Fred Mumford
Sat Oct 20, 2018 10:31 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Greatest Ever Sportsman?
Replies: 126
Views: 19604

Re: Greatest Ever Sportsman?

The one potentially valid argument against Bradman is that he only dominated one aspect of his sport - he was not outstanding as a bowler or fielder.
by Fred Mumford
Sat Oct 13, 2018 1:56 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Moon Landings ,fake?
Replies: 17
Views: 5028

Re: Moon Landings ,fake?

If the moon landing was faked, why on earth (sorry) would they have taken the unnecessary risk of doing a load more faked landings over the next 3 and half years, with the corresponding increase in risk of being found out and having to involve all those extra people in the conspiracy? Once would hav...
by Fred Mumford
Fri Sep 07, 2018 7:26 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Friday 7th September 2018 (Series 79, Prelim 52)
Replies: 4
Views: 1981

Re: Spoilers for Friday 7th September 2018 (Series 79, Prelim 52)

I hope so - a 15 to 1 Trevor Montague type scandal would be fun.