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    Posted on Apr 26, 2017

    21 Times Gogglebox Perfectly Captured The British Sense Of Humour

    "When I read drinking was bad for you... I gave up reading."

    1. When Scarlett suggested that Bear Grylls has nothing on our university's rich socialising culture.

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    2. When Steph and Dom were so gloriously snobby.

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    3. When Leon and June reminisced beautifully about the good ol' days.

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    4. When Steph and Dom demonstrated some classic flirting techniques.

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    5. And when we could all relate to their traditional British mating ritual.

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    6. When Giles strengthened our international relations.

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    7. When the Malone family had the most British mum reaction to the news that the government wants to replace trident.

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    8. When Scarlett accurately summed up the North/South divide.

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    9. When Stephen used this classic joke, a favourite of every British man over a certain age.

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    10. When Linda and George threw some harsh judgements down.

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    11. When the Siddiqui family rightly suspected that if a load of pensioners gather round a village green in the sunshine, there'll probably be a murder.

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    We're a nation that grew up on too much Midsomer Murders.

    12. When Carolyne dropped a dirty joke.

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    13. When Leon spoke the truth about why we're all obsessed with cooking shows.

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    14. When Chris continued in the great tradition of insulting the people we love the most.

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    15. When Scarlett pointed out why Labour lost the 2015 general election.

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    16. And when she gave Madonna some great advice after she tripped at the Brits.

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    17. When Leon showed just how in touch he is with our popular culture.

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    18. When Stephen and Chris had different reactions watching Homeland.

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    19. When Steph demonstrated why the NHS struggles to persuade people to cut down their alcohol consumption.

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    20. When the Siddiqui family accepted the state of our publicly funded television channels.

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    21. And when Giles pointed out the main issues with the youth of today.

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