* The ''It's Not All Doom and Gloom'' segment is one of the most inspirational things you will ever see on television.
** [[http://youtu.be/r3Zv8YjpNmc This man]]
** In series seven, there was one about a female art student who had to stop painting with her hands due to an illness. Painted with her mouth instead and the paintings were straight-up beautiful.
* One ''Mystery Guest'' had Russell guessing correctly who it was in ''less than a minute''. It was the guy who'd fitted a racing engine in a mobility scooter.
* His words after the [[http://aislingssong.tumblr.com/post/135167020947/zoecravitz-hes-a-57-year-old-fuckwit-he-shot Planned Parenthood shooting]]