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The Chase

Discussion in 'Personal' started by Vladimir, Feb 26, 2016.

  1. Vladimir

    Vladimir Senior commenter

    I could so beat any of those Chasers!
     
  2. kibosh

    kibosh Star commenter

    The Chase is our current favourite mealtime viewing. Our lack of celebrity knowledge lets us down every time. Kings and Queens? Nope. Sport? Nope. We both do well on some of the more obscure subjects. I have a theory that the Chasers sometimes deliberately answer wrongly so as to ensure the show lasts the full hour and to create more excitement. I always feel really disappointed in them when i think they're doing this.
     
  3. foxtail3

    foxtail3 Star commenter

    I loathe all those 'teatime' quiz type shows. Just fill ins until evening programming begins. Much of that is rubbish too. Although there is the Night Manager tomorrow.
     
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  4. Scintillant

    Scintillant Star commenter

    The Chase?

     
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  5. nearmiss

    nearmiss Lead commenter

    I did!
     
  6. kibosh

    kibosh Star commenter

    By yourself? In the Final Chase?
     
  7. kibosh

    kibosh Star commenter

    Yeah, it's very cheesy. As contrived as the most contrived thing in a contrived world. Still like it though.
     
  8. lanokia

    lanokia Star commenter

    Another one passing me right by...
     
  9. Flere-Imsaho

    Flere-Imsaho Star commenter

    I don't think they do that but I do think the producers have good knowledge of their strengths and weaknesses and throw them tough questions to even things out. I also think they screen contestants so that they are a bit thick and the rest of us get to feel smug and clever.
     
  10. Flere-Imsaho

    Flere-Imsaho Star commenter

    I love a teatime quiz. I still miss the old 15 - 1. Sandi Toksvig is so lovely in many ways but she's not the right host for it.
     

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