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Anne Robinson Quotes and Put Downs #1

Anne Robinson, the host of "The Weakest Link" sometimes has a bit too much fun (at other people's expense) with English.

  1. "Who is as useful as an ashtray on a motorbike?" 
  2. "Who has a brain only a mother would love?" 
  3. "Who truly deserves the Domain Name ignorant.com?" 
  4. "Who is not the sharpest pencil in the case?" 
  5. "Who is so slow that they need to speed up to stop?" 
  6. "Which lamb is up for the chop?"
  7. "Who has an IQ that doesn't even reach into double figures?"
  8. (To a member of the team): "Indeed, Tony, we are sending you back to do what you do best - retire!"
  9. "Who, alas, has delusions of adequacy?" 
  10. "If brains were taxed, who'd get a refund?"