After realizing they haven't done the wash in almost three years, the boys take a trip to the launderette and then Neil remembers that they have been chosen to be on "University Challenge".
Did You Know?
At the time, Alexei Sayle resented the fact that this episode featured Cambridge and Oxford University alumni Stephen Fry, Hugh Laurie, Emma Thompson, Mel Smith and Griff Rhys-Jones because he saw them as part of the establishment, whereas The Young Ones was a product of the alternative comedy movement. He felt this meant the show was becoming mainstream. See more
At the laundromat they don't have any money to make the washing machine start. So where did they suddenly get the money to pay for the train journey, and where did Rick get the £5 from to pay Vyv for the empty cup? See more
[Rick is gulping down pills trying to kill himself
Uh, Vyvyan, can you actually kill yourself with laxatives?
I don't know, Neil, but I'm gonna stay and find out!
Spoofs University Challenge
The Ace of Spades
Written by Fast Eddie Clarke
and Phil 'Philthy Animal' Taylor
Performed by Motörhead See more