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  • When contestants have declared silly words.
  • When silly words appear on the wall:
    • "Meow"
    • "Piss"
    • "Fart"
    • When Poof showed up on the board.
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    • Another good one, the letters O-R-G-A showed up on the board, and Carol quickly grabbed her face, fearing that the next letter would be "S". As expected...they ask for a consonant and the next letter is...N.
    • The reigning champ - "Gonad". Which became "Gonads", and finally "Ex-Gonads", prompting Joe to strip his shirt off in sheer joy.
    • Not a a silly word, but Riley - Rachel’s surname - happened to be the first five letters pulled. She says “yay” and pumps her fists in joy while the audience laughs and applauds.
  • Carol gets a scare.
  • The infamous Kitten Incident.
  • In this outtake, one of the contests has just suggested "areola".note  This is followed by Nick announcing it's time for Susie's "special spot"...
    • Similarly, Jimmy asks "Okay, Susie, what have you been looking into recently? ... other than gloryholes." This quip stopped the show in its tracks as the panel (and audience) laughed for a good half minute. After the laughs subside...
      Jimmy: Now what have you been looking into recently? (Beat before everyone collapses into laughter again)
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  • Richard was once GOTCHA'ed for an entire episode, only discovering the joke upon seeing the Conundrum answer (HOGCAT = GOTCHA). Only a small portion was ever aired, but the full taping (complete with stopdown footage) can be seen here.
  • During the Jan 2019 Champion Of Champions Series (episode broadcast 17th Jan), the first numbers game was so easy tbat after 2 seconds both contestants spur-of-the-moment broke out into a game of Rock Paper Scissors.
  • A recurring guest of the 8 out of 10 Cats varient of the show is Roisin Conaty, who most famously thought that she had the word news when there wasn't even a W on the board.
  • Joe Wilkinson's poem.