'It's Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart', Famous Deaths, Italian Lesson, Whizzo Butter, 'It's the Arts', Arthur "Two-Sheds" Jackson, Cycling Race, and The Funniest Joke in the World.
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When translated into English, the Funniest Joke in the World is complete nonsense. When entered into Google Translate, it comes out as [FATAL ERROR]. See more
During the "Funniest Joke in the World" sketch, the narrator says that in autumn 1944 the Germans worked on creating their own lethal joke and by December it was ready and Hitler gave the order for the joke to be broadcast in English. The next scene, showing two English civilians listening to the joke over the radio, features the subtitle "1942... Somewhere in London" See more
[the very first line of the series
The closing credits run sideways across the screen. As they run, John Cleese's voice is heard saying, "The final score, Pigs 9, British Bipeds 4. The Pigs go on to face Vicki Carr in the finals." See more
Composed by Wilfred Burns
Performed by the National Light Orchestra (uncredited) See more