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YMMV: Drop the Dead Donkey
  • Ensemble Darkhorse: Joy, the sociopathic P.A, went from having two-minute appearances in Series Two to having her own plotlines in later episodes.
  • Moment Of Awesome / Funny Moments
    • Henry at his award ceremony:
    "...a time when this industry was run by giants. Whereas now it is run...BY PYGMIES! Like HIM (points) and HIM!"
    Truth In Televison - former BBC Midlands news presenter Alan Towers signed off his last bulletin by saying "This is my last programme for the BBC after 25 years. When I first joined the corporation, it was led by giants. Now it is being led by pygmies in grey suits wearing blindfolds"
  • Hilarious in Hindsight: Characters often insult Sarah Ferguson's book Budgie The Little Helicopter. Jeff Rawle (George) provided voices for the animated adaptation of the same book.
  • Retroactive Recognition: Daniel Craig as a thug, Hermione Norris
    • Dan Miller shows up as a carbon copy of Gus who works in a hospital.
    • Rick Grimes pretends to be Henry's son.
    • Gene Hunt goes from a tough policeman to a downright crooked one...

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