A bunch of lads have a right good time
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A bunch of lads have a right good time

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The gag of Bob Mortimer, Ulrika Johnson, Mark Lamarr, the two teams and the studio audience not laughing at Vic's bad Dove jokes is scripted. See more »

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[repeated line]
Vic Reeves: Iranu!
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Featured in Britain's 50 Greatest Comedy Sketches (2005) See more »

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Something Of A Guilty Pleasure
7 April 2003 | by (Isle Of Bute , Scotland) – See all my reviews

I find SHOOTING STARS to be very very silly , and yet when it`s broadcast I somehow find myself settling down to watch it with a smile on my face even though I`m ashamed to admit it .

SHOOTING STARS is a game show with Vic and Bob the quiz masters and Mark Lamarr ( Later Will Self ) and Ulrika Johnson as team captains . But it`s not like a normal quiz show , this one is absolutely surreal with humour you`ll either love or hate . I fall into both camps: I hate it in public but love it in private .

A recent episode featured one of the most bitchy comments I`ve ever heard . On helping out guest Debbie Mcgee slide down a rope ( Don`t ask ) Vic shouted up to Bob " You can touch her breasts " . Quick as a flash Ulrika shouted " You`d have to find them first ! "

I`ll say no more


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