Did You Know?
On 9 January 9th 2004, the BBC suspended broadcasts of the show when an article by Robert Kilroy-Silk
, published in the Sunday Express the previous April, was reprinted by the paper. The article sparked a row the second time around (having passed largely unremarked the first time) because of Kilroy-Silk's anti-Arab sentiments. The BBC said that the comments compromised its reputation for impartiality and said that the show would see out its run with guest presenters. See more