This will be very short thread but after watching another pleasantly mindless episode of this great English tradition I was compelled to Google it on wiki.
So Did You Know that (according to Wiki.)
1) It has now been running since 1997. It's in its 18th season
2) The series is broadcast in the following countries.
Australia, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Canada, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark,Estonia, Finland , France Germany, Hungary, Iceland, Iran, Ireland, Italy, India, Japan, Latvia, Lithuania, Macedonia, Saudi Arabia, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland , Portugal, Romania, Russia, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Africa, South Korea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sweden, Switzerland, Thailand, Malaysia, The Philippines, Indonesia, Turkey, Ukraine, US.
Just thought this could fill an awkward silence in your next dinner party folks.