Countdown caused controversy with its inclusion of an offensive answer this week, but the same thing would never have happened on Richard's BBC quiz show.
TV bosses admit it was “an error of judgement” to include the word in a recent show.
We can also look forward to Sir Trevor McDonald at the helm of Countdown for the day.
The former Weakest Link star will make her debut at the helm of Countdown on Monday.
"Times have changed so much that I don’t think we could even make The Weakest Link today."
"Happy days for our little family," the Countdown presenter wrote on Instagram.
Unpleasant clips from Anne's past have resurfaced after it was announced she is the new host of Countdown.
The former Weakest Link host is taking over from outgoing presenter Nick Hewer.
The former Apprentice star will leave the Channel 4 quiz show next year.
The former Apprentice star will be staying at home while the team records new episodes of the Channel 4 show.
The Countdown star is expecting her first child with her husband, Strictly pro Pasha Kovalev.