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Jeremy Paxman confirms he has been diagnosed with Parkinson's disease
# Parkinson's
From TheJournal.ie
# Parkinson's

Jeremy Paxman confirms he has been diagnosed with Parkinson's disease

May 21st 2021, 5:12 PM 29,268 Views 13 Comments

The journalist and author has presented University Challenge since 1994.

Quiz: Can you get full marks in this notoriously difficult University Challenge quiz?
# It's Quizness Time
From TheJournal.ie
# It's Quizness Time

Quiz: Can you get full marks in this notoriously difficult University Challenge quiz?

Apr 20th 2020, 9:30 PM 72,340 Views 51 Comments

The final of this year’s competition aired tonight on BBC Two.

The pay-to-play students aiming for a Europa League showdown with Cork City
# University Challenge
From The42
# University Challenge

The pay-to-play students aiming for a Europa League showdown with Cork City

Jul 4th 2019, 10:48 AM 4,954 Views 5 Comments

Cardiff Metropolitan University will hope to overturn a 1-0 first-leg deficit this evening in the Welsh capital.

Much-improved Cork City make it back-to-back wins under Cotter
# University Challenge
From The42
# University Challenge

Much-improved Cork City make it back-to-back wins under Cotter

May 10th 2019, 9:41 PM 5,438 Views 6 Comments

The Leesiders saw off UCD at Turner’s Cross thanks to goals from Karl Sheppard and Graham Cummins.

Monkman was of course the star of the University Challenge final, even though he didn't win
# Starter For 10
# Starter For 10

Monkman was of course the star of the University Challenge final, even though he didn't win

Apr 11th 2017, 8:01 AM 7,287 Views 0 Comments

THE MAGIC FLUTE!

Monkman was back on University Challenge last night and everyone was absolutely delighted
# Wolfson Cambridge
# Wolfson Cambridge

Monkman was back on University Challenge last night and everyone was absolutely delighted

Jan 17th 2017, 9:19 AM 6,148 Views 3 Comments

SNEEZY!

This University Challenge contestant won everyone over with his superb name
# Seagull
# Seagull

This University Challenge contestant won everyone over with his superb name

Nov 29th 2016, 9:01 AM 5,705 Views 2 Comments

Watch your chips.

Geri Halliwell was played on University Challenge and contestants hadn't a NOTION
# Geri
# Geri

Geri Halliwell was played on University Challenge and contestants hadn't a NOTION

Oct 11th 2016, 9:11 AM 4,589 Views 14 Comments

Looooooook at me.

A lad guessed a right answer on last night's University Challenge and his reaction was A1
# Uc
# Uc

A lad guessed a right answer on last night's University Challenge and his reaction was A1

Sep 26th 2016, 9:51 PM 7,744 Views 2 Comments

All of us.

Monkman, the lad with no inside voice, was the hero of tonight's University Challenge
# Monkman
# Monkman

Monkman, the lad with no inside voice, was the hero of tonight's University Challenge

Sep 19th 2016, 9:53 PM 13,389 Views 5 Comments

STEPHEN!

Everyone lost the head over a University Challenge student 'misidentifying' an island as Ireland
# University Challenge
# University Challenge

Everyone lost the head over a University Challenge student 'misidentifying' an island as Ireland

Sep 12th 2016, 8:48 PM 14,393 Views 5 Comments

BUT HE DIDN’T (probably).

A team on University Challenge made an absolute hames of the popular music round last night
# Popular Music Round
# Popular Music Round

A team on University Challenge made an absolute hames of the popular music round last night

Aug 9th 2016, 10:43 AM 8,594 Views 2 Comments

“Modest Mouse?”

A college founded by Donald Trump 'preyed on the poor' court documents say
# The College Dropped Out
From TheJournal.ie
# The College Dropped Out

A college founded by Donald Trump 'preyed on the poor' court documents say

Jun 4th 2016, 11:00 AM 13,682 Views 59 Comments

Hillary Clinton says the files show Trump is “trying to scam America”.

Last night's University Challenge final was a complete bloodbath
# University Challenge
# University Challenge

Last night's University Challenge final was a complete bloodbath

Apr 19th 2016, 9:00 AM 7,134 Views 4 Comments

Powell is the king.

The man with the most University Challenge name ever was back with a bang last night
# Hero
# Hero

The man with the most University Challenge name ever was back with a bang last night

Mar 1st 2016, 8:50 AM 5,997 Views 0 Comments

And the gags were relentless.

Everyone is talking about this lad's gas facial expressions on University Challenge
# Oscar Winner
# Oscar Winner

Everyone is talking about this lad's gas facial expressions on University Challenge

Feb 22nd 2016, 10:02 PM 6,363 Views 1 Comment

Guess who’s back, back again…

This dishy University Challenge contestant had everyone hot and bothered last night
# Bretherton
# Bretherton

This dishy University Challenge contestant had everyone hot and bothered last night

Feb 9th 2016, 8:00 AM 8,945 Views 9 Comments

The ‘most attractive University Challenge contestant ever’, apparently. Well now.

What to watch on TV tonight: Monday
# Tv Picks
# Tv Picks

What to watch on TV tonight: Monday

Feb 8th 2016, 5:20 PM 7,261 Views 7 Comments

Here are the shows that will be on your Twitter timeline this evening.

This girl was once again the hero of University Challenge last night
# Universally Challenged
# Universally Challenged

This girl was once again the hero of University Challenge last night

Jan 19th 2016, 7:51 AM 13,909 Views 1 Comment

Hannah Rose Woods, we bow to you.

This University Challenge contestant's reaction to the music round was amazing
# Je T'aime
# Je T'aime

This University Challenge contestant's reaction to the music round was amazing

Dec 8th 2015, 7:51 AM 6,981 Views 0 Comments

Powell is our hero.

This University Challenge contestant has the most University Challenge name ever
# Universally Challenged
# Universally Challenged

This University Challenge contestant has the most University Challenge name ever

Dec 1st 2015, 9:03 AM 4,457 Views 0 Comments

“YORK – JOLY DE LOTBINIERE!”

This lad was the University Challenge hero we all needed tonight
# Universally Challenged
# Universally Challenged

This lad was the University Challenge hero we all needed tonight

Nov 2nd 2015, 8:44 PM 8,595 Views 2 Comments

You may not confer.

Can You Answer Any of These University Challenge Starter Questions?
# Quiz
# Quiz

Can You Answer Any of These University Challenge Starter Questions?

Nov 2nd 2015, 6:07 PM 16,576 Views 14 Comments

Starter for 10…

One University Challenge contestant was scared sh**less by the buzzer
# Buzzin For It
# Buzzin For It

One University Challenge contestant was scared sh**less by the buzzer

Oct 12th 2015, 10:02 PM 7,281 Views 1 Comment

They just come at you out of nowhere.

Can You Answer Any Of These University Challenge Questions?
# Quiz
# Quiz

Can You Answer Any Of These University Challenge Questions?

Oct 12th 2015, 7:04 PM 16,721 Views 11 Comments

Starter for ten…

Everyone lost it over this contestant's unusual degree on last night's University Challenge
# Uc
# Uc

Everyone lost it over this contestant's unusual degree on last night's University Challenge

Oct 6th 2015, 7:46 AM 8,695 Views 4 Comments

She’s studying SPHINCTER PRESERVATION.

The Irish language was mangled on last night's University Challenge
# Universally Challenged
# Universally Challenged

The Irish language was mangled on last night's University Challenge

Sep 29th 2015, 9:21 AM 9,966 Views 3 Comments

Coo coo coo choo.

What to watch on TV tonight: Monday
# Tv Picks
# Tv Picks

What to watch on TV tonight: Monday

Sep 14th 2015, 5:30 PM 5,633 Views 0 Comments

Here are the shows that will be on your Twitter timeline this evening.

A lad wore a leather vest on University Challenge, and the internet lost it
# Shah
# Shah

A lad wore a leather vest on University Challenge, and the internet lost it

Sep 7th 2015, 8:35 PM 11,267 Views 1 Comment

Well, that was unexpected.

Someone who works on University Challenge only got 12 of last night's questions right
# Universally Challenged
# Universally Challenged

Someone who works on University Challenge only got 12 of last night's questions right

Jul 28th 2015, 7:33 AM 3,835 Views 1 Comment

How many did you get right?

The most University Challenge person ever was on telly last night
# Return Of The Jedi
# Return Of The Jedi

The most University Challenge person ever was on telly last night

Jul 21st 2015, 7:37 AM 10,001 Views 2 Comments

Yuroslav Sky Walker, at your service.

This girl was the hero of last night's University Challenge
# Peterhouse Woods
# Peterhouse Woods

This girl was the hero of last night's University Challenge

Jul 14th 2015, 11:38 AM 26,825 Views 3 Comments

You may not confer. Except you, Woods.

Everyone fell in love with this contestant on University Challenge last night
# Hapax Legomenon
# Hapax Legomenon

Everyone fell in love with this contestant on University Challenge last night

Apr 14th 2015, 10:05 AM 14,697 Views 0 Comments

Loveday! Oh Loveday.

University Challenge contestant amazes Paxman with ridiculously fast answer
# Go Binnie
# Go Binnie

University Challenge contestant amazes Paxman with ridiculously fast answer

Feb 11th 2015, 10:14 AM 13,897 Views 5 Comments

It’s simple modular arithmetic, actually.

University Challenge student panics and blurts out 'whore'
# Hoar
# Hoar

University Challenge student panics and blurts out 'whore'

Sep 23rd 2014, 8:48 AM 8,655 Views 3 Comments

Here’s the thing though. HE WAS RIGHT.

Contestants on last night's University Challenge completely flunked the pop music round
# University Fail
# University Fail

Contestants on last night's University Challenge completely flunked the pop music round

Aug 26th 2014, 12:15 PM 8,478 Views 2 Comments

They confused Pixies with Arctic Monkeys :|

9 people who know the joy of getting one right on University Challenge
# Universally Challenged
# Universally Challenged

9 people who know the joy of getting one right on University Challenge

Apr 8th 2014, 10:12 AM 3,171 Views 1 Comment

YOU MAY NOT CONFER!

This college appeal for language experts is littered with language errors
# Bad Language
# Bad Language

This college appeal for language experts is littered with language errors

Feb 14th 2014, 12:45 PM 2,900 Views 1 Comment

English lessons might not be such a bad idea after all.