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Horrible histories theme tune

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melpomene Sun 24-Jul-11 09:37:20

Okay, this question has been bugging me for a while. We're big fans of Horrible Histories but have only ever seen the CBBC/rat version. So I keep wondering, on the shows that are hosted by Stephen Fry, do they play the same theme tune including the line "and your host - a talking rat!" or have they changed the theme tune? If they've changed it, what have they changed it to?

melpomene Sun 24-Jul-11 20:51:01

bump. Some of you must have watched the Stephen Fry Horrible Histories, surely?

MavisGrind Sun 24-Jul-11 20:54:22

They have changed it - can't remember the line but it does rhyme with Fry! <goes off to iPlayer>

EdithWeston Sun 24-Jul-11 20:56:44

I have watched it - but can't bear it without the rat! Stephen Fry seems to deaden it somehow, which is an enormous shame.

<sorry not to answer OP's question - this was just a verbose way to Mark a place as I'm interested in the answer too>

MavisGrind Sun 24-Jul-11 20:57:07

"Gory stories we supply, and your host is Stephen Fry"

There you go. smile

melpomene Mon 25-Jul-11 08:40:39

Thanks Mavisgrind smile

I had been wondering about alternative words that they could possibly use rhyming with 'rat', but none of them were complimentary!

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