University Challenge
It's more entertaining than you'd think...

Grime popped up on University Challenge last night (January 28th) in a rather unexpected fashion.

The long-running quiz show pits University teams against one another, with University of Glasgow facing off against Durham University in the latest instalment.

Jeremy Paxman was able to quiz Durham on a three letter word, which with the addition of one letter per time would form two additional words.

The three word run was 'rim', 'grim', and 'grime' with the host asked to define grime.

So, license holders were treated to Jeremy Paxman uttering the phrase: “A genre of music characterised by a strong bassline and vocals by an MC...”

Couldn't have put it better ourselves, Jezza. Find it HERE around the 13.30 mark.

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