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QI. Image shows from L to R: Alan Davies, Stephen Fry. Copyright: TalkbackThames.

QI

BBC Two panel show focusing on quite interesting facts. 203 episodes (pilot + 14 series), 2003 - 2017. Stars Stephen Fry and Alan Davies.

Another series is in development.
(Series L, Episode 2 is repeated on Dave today at 8pm)

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1,234 QI Facts To Leave You Speechless

1,234 QI Facts To Leave You Speechless

The QI team have blown your socks off, made your jaw drop and knocked you sideways. Now they return with 1, 234 brand-new mind-blowing facts that will leave you speechless. - Flowers get suntans. - Denmark imports prisoners. - Bees can fly higher than Mount Everest. ...

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1,227 QI Facts To Blow Your Socks Off

1,227 QI Facts To Blow Your Socks Off

QI is the smartest comedy show on British television, but few people know that we're also a major legal hit in Australia, New Zealand, Israel and Africa and an illegal one on BitTorrent. We also write books and newspaper columns; run a thriving website, a Facebook page, a Twitter feed;...

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1,339 QI Facts To Make Your Jaw Drop

1,339 QI Facts To Make Your Jaw Drop

The follow-up to 1, 227 QI Facts To Blow Your Socks Off. For over a decade QI has been the smartest comedy show on British television, but few people know that they are also a major legal hit in Australia, New Zealand, Israel and Africa and an illegal one...

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1,411 QI Facts To Knock You Sideways

1,411 QI Facts To Knock You Sideways

1, 227 QI facts blew your socks off. 1, 339 QI facts made your jaw drop. Now the QI team return with this year's groaning sack of astonishment. Prepare to be knocked sideways... Orchids can get jetlag. Lizards can't walk and breathe at the same time. There are 177,...

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The Complete First Year of No Such Thing As A Fish

QI is, to put it simply, a global institution - and Alcopop! Records are proud to be bringing the jewel in the Quite Interesting crown to vinyl for the first time.... Party to over 20 million listeners since its inception, winner of the iTunes Best New Podcast 2014, recipient of...

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QI - Quite Interesting Sand Putty

QI - Quite Interesting Sand Putty

Hydrophobics and has been treated with a silicon gas so that as soon as these sand particles come out of the water they're bone dry! Amaze your family and friends! Sandputty has special properties that let it be moulded into any shape. Use the tool to make impressive sculptures, or...

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An XL box of Quite Interesting stuff

A box containing 6 totally different but (quite very) interesting objects to keep people amazed and amused for hours. From incredible optical illusions and amazing materials, to spinners that appear to defy the laws of physics. This pack has something for everyone!

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The Third Book Of General Ignorance

The Third Book Of General Ignorance

A third collection of dim-witted delights and interesting interjections from the QI team. The writers behind the hit TV show QI and international bestsellers return with a brand new book, proving once again that everything you think you know is wrong. Who invented the sandwich? What was the...

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QI Square Bubbles

QI Square Bubbles

Making a square bubble was once considered an impossible feat - but no longer! Inspired by Stephen Fry's demo on the TV show, this kit has everything you need to make iridescent, transparent cubic bubbles.

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QI Egg Timer

A special QI egg timer. Turn the timer over and watch as the magnet in the base shapes the iron filings into spiky abstract art. Takes approximately 3½ minutes - the perfect time to soft boil a medium egg.

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QI Quotes and Facts Calendar 2016

In this delightful page-a-day desktop calendar there is a Quite Interesting fact and quote for each and every day of 2016. Not only great fun, but educational too - learn something new every day and keep your friends and family entertained with all of your new found information.

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QI Box Of Stuff Puzzles and Illusions

QI Box Of Stuff Puzzles and Illusions

Presenting an amazing optical illusion and a seemingly impossible puzzle. Final Piece Puzzle - Surely there's no way of fitting that last orange square into the apparently completed puzzle. Or is there? (Hint: there is a way.) Identical Rectangle Illusion - the apparently shorter, fatter orange rectangle is...

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QI Desktop Sandcastle

QI Desktop Sandcastle

Everyone has a dream of owning their own castle - and now with the QI desktop sandcastle you can! Complete with its own flag your castle can be personalised to your liking. As well as making a castle, the kit comes with a sculpting tool to sculpt the tactile sand...

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QI Metals & Magnets

Singing orbs are powerful magnets. Perform a host of fun tricks, or simply throw them in the air and listen to them sing.

Thermal hoppers are made from thin layers of two different metals. Warm up the discs, flex them, place them on a table and watch them leap.

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Qiktionary

A new QI game app. Quite interestingly... Birds can't burp! And, collectively speaking, humans have spent longer playing 'World of Warcraft' than they have existed as a species. There are literally thousands of such extraordinary facts in Qiktionary waiting to be discovered. So, get the free...

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QI - Series 9

QI - Series 9

The complete ninth series of the world's cleverest panel game, covering everything interesting beginning with "I".

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The Wit And Wisdom Of Stephen Fry

The Wit And Wisdom Of Stephen Fry

It is true that Stephen Fry is a celebrated, award-winning comedian and actor. He is also a bestselling author, a television presenter and director. More than anything though he is a terrific wit, and a philosopher for the 21st century whose utterances are as memorable as those of Oscar Wilde,...

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QI - The Board Game

QI - The Board Game

QI The Board Game! According to The Bible, what came first; the chicken or the egg? Be careful with your answer. Get it right and you move forward but a wrong answer could mean the dreaded klaxon and you'll be going backwards! The answer to this and hundreds of other...

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The QI App

This iPhone app (which can also be used on the iPad or iPod Touch) is one which is quite interesting. Amongst the features of this app are: * A fully searchable QI Library that includes the complete contents of The Book of General Ignorance, The Book of Animal Ignorance...

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The QI Book Of The Dead

The QI Book Of The Dead

In the fourth QI book, "The Book Of The Dead", you will meet hundreds of Dead People, some well-known, others completely obscure, organised into 42 short chapters that play merry hell with the usual classifications. So, instead of Royalty, Scientists and Sportsmen, you'll find rather more diverting categories like People...

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The Noticeably Stouter QI Book Of General Ignorance

The Noticeably Stouter QI Book Of General Ignorance

This book is a new edition of the original Amazon bestseller, The Book Of General Ignorance. Now 26% more ignorant, it contains 50 more things you think you know, but are in fact wrong. The book also contains a full index, a complete list of the episodes and who...

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The QI Annual MMIX

The QI Annual MMIX

The festive fiefdom of QI follows last year's estimable E Annual with a farrago of F-themed fabulousness. Filled with the fabrications of Fry and friends, it's a feast of fascinating facts, from fish and frogs to ferrets and Freemasons, from the frozen fields of Finland to the fruit-fringed forests of...

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Advanced Banter - The QI Book Of Quotations

Advanced Banter - The QI Book Of Quotations

Have you ever wondered why most books of quotations are stuffed full of rather pedestrian quotes by people you've never heard of? It's a shame because a really good quotation book, one which gathered the truest and funniest insights of the best minds, and organised them into 250 subjects, from...

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QI - The C Series

QI - The C Series

Come! Cast across this crazy cornucopia of crucial 'C' conundrums with Stephen Fry, Alan Davies and company. The extras include "Cushing" - the first QI pop music video, cut scenes and outtakes, commentary and photo gallery, chimes, concealed Easter eggs and more. Cast includes Clive Anderson, Carr (Jimmy),...

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QI - The B Series

QI - The B Series

Stephen Fry presents this comedy panel game where artistic licence is king. Fry is joined by four others each episode and the point of the game is to come up with the most elaborate answer, as opposed to actually being right. Extras include: Banter with Backroom Boys: Audio commentry...

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QI Presents: Strictly Come Duncing

QI Presents: Strictly Come Duncing

The second interactive QI DVD. It should be pointed out that QI Presents: Strictly Come Duncing has little to do with dancing and nothing to do with presents. Like the original, you face questions being asked a series of questions by Stephen Fry. The quizzes, known as "Dunce Floors"...

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The QI Annual

The QI Annual

Mockingly described as, "The sequel to the long-awaited "A", "B", "C" and "D" annuals, " this first QI annual contains all the quite interesting "E" things that could not make the show. The book features contributions from Clive Anderson, Rowan Atkinson, Bill Bailey, Jo Brand, Rob Brydon, Jimmy Carr,...

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QI - The Complete First Series

QI - The Complete First Series

The comedy quiz that refreshes the parts other shows don't even have names for. Here is the first, ground-breaking series of the programme that won Stephen Fry the Golden Rose of Montreux for the world's best game-show host. BBC2's smash-hit comedy is also the most popular programme on BBC4....

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The Book Of General Ignorance

The Book Of General Ignorance

This Amazon UK bestseller is a guide to everything you thought you knew.

Written by John Lloyd and John Mitchinson, it gives the real answers to the cause of the black death, Henry VIII's wives, Hitler's diet and other questions that no-one has ever asked.

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QI - A Quite Interesting Game

QI - A Quite Interesting Game

The first interactive QI DVD Game. Stephen Fry asks you up to 50 questions in seven different quizzes. Each time you complete a quiz, you will be given a letter from the alphabet. One you get all, you will have access to QI's inner sanctum in the form of...

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