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chay´s head

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« : 01-09-2004 18:31 »
« : 01-09-2004 18:31 »

anyone ever noticed in the intro a bit before the ship crashes into the screen, if you pause it at the right second you can read the headline of a paper a guy is reading in one of the tubes in the bottom right, it says "moon pie fight in mars bar" im an aussie im guessing a moon pie is another type of candy bar?
Action Jacktion

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« #1 : 01-09-2004 19:09 »

A moon pie is a sort of a big cookie with marshmallow, covered in chocolate.
M0le

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« #2 : 01-09-2004 20:21 »

It was referenced in the Simpsons too.
"Moon pie. What a time to be alive."
spacepilot3000

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« #3 : 01-09-2004 23:39 »

 
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Originally posted by chay's head:
anyone ever noticed in the intro a bit before the ship crashes into the screen, if you pause it at the right second you can read the headline of a paper a guy is reading in one of the tubes in the bottom right, it says "moon pie fight in mars bar" im an aussie im guessing a moon pie is another type of candy bar?

Dude, You got way too much time on your hands. But in any case, Great find!

Xmpel

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« #4 : 01-10-2004 00:12 »



I'm sure we have a general "I noticed thread" but I can only seem to find various threads about small things.
Atticus

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« #5 : 01-10-2004 01:00 »

I never noticed that headline.  You have a good eye, chay's head.
The newspaper headline is a play on words between two different candy foods:
A Mars Bar is a candy bar and a Moon Pie is basically a marshmallow filled cookie covered in chocolate.
Gleno

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« #6 : 01-10-2004 09:42 »

Welcome to PEEL Chay's Head....good find....what part of Australia are you from....?
boingo2000

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« #7 : 01-10-2004 09:52 »



Moon Pie
KittinGas

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« #8 : 01-10-2004 10:05 »

Mmm...
Rach

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« #9 : 01-10-2004 10:15 »

I would just like to usefully add that the British equivalent of a Moon Pie is a Tunnock's tea cake. Biscuit, marshmallow, too thin chocolate crust.
But Tea Cake Fight in Mars Bar doesn't quite work unfortunately. www.tunnock.co.uk/teacake.htm
KittinGas

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« #10 : 01-10-2004 12:01 »

Hmm... I don't know. I think it works.
futuramamama

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« #11 : 01-11-2004 10:57 »

 
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Originally posted by Action Jacktion:
A moon pie is a sort of a big cookie with marshmallow, covered in chocolate.

No wonder you people are so fat.
ActionLaPointe

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« #12 : 01-11-2004 21:39 »

come on gurdle..hold. blagahhh
JDHannan

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« #13 : 01-13-2004 01:22 »

Tunnock's Tea Cake?
the first 2 times i read that, i got some kind of Tuna Cake with Tea
*yech*
squidORlobster

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« #14 : 01-13-2004 13:17 »
« : 01-14-2004 23:00 »

Bender: That sounds delicious! (Wink)

Also if a third of Americans are obese I would look good over there... I wish my country were fatter.
chay´s head

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« #15 : 01-14-2004 23:47 »
« : 01-14-2004 23:47 »

 
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Originally posted by Gleno:
Welcome to PEEL Chay's Head....good find....what part of Australia are you from....?
Sydney if your still wondering

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