Some people on the internet

Here are the things we've made over the years.


Two Of These People Are Lying (2019-)

Who knows what they’re talking about? Who had about five seconds to come up with a convincing answer? Tom tries to find the truth, or at least something close to it.

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The Experiments (2018)

A kitchen time machine and a format laboratory: after the end of Citation Needed, we were looking for something new.

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Citation Needed (2014-2018)

A simple game: every fact they get right is a point and a ding. And there’s a prize for particularly good answers: mystery biscuits.

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The Reverse Trivia Podcast (2010-2014)

Tom has a deck of classic trivia question cards, and by classic, he means they’re from 1984.

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Who Are The Technical Difficulties?

The Technical Difficulties have been together since meeting at university in the mid-2000s.

On the radio, we won the inaugural Kevin Greening Award for Creativity in 2008, and a Bronze for Best Entertainment the year after at the Student Radio Awards. It was all downhill from there.

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Tom Scott

The one in a red t-shirt. Increasingly grumpy as time goes on.


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Matt Gray

Professional broadcast engineer. Provides 87% of the show's bounce.


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Gary Brannan

Person by day, asleep by night; built for leisure, not for speed.


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Chris Joel

Once ████ ████, Chris ███ ███ ████ ████ ever again.

Doesn’t do this social media nonsense.