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laptopmoerder

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« Reply #40 on: 07-15-2006 09:02 »
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Say, does anyone here know 'Hogan's Heroes'? I liked that series quite much. Unfortunately they won't release a R2-DVD and therefore the really nice German dubbed versions will rot in the basement of Kabel 1...

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Dai

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« Reply #41 on: 07-15-2006 17:32 »

 
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Originally posted by mookie427:
In order:

1. Futurama
2. Greenwing
3. Dead Ringers
4. Simpsons

I love dead ringers, my favorites are the hidden camera ones where he pretends to be russel crow/gladiator, people think he's a mad man, and some get really scared!  :laff: I hate green wing though!

 
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Originally posted by laptopmoerder:
Say, does anyone here know 'Hogan's Heroes'? I liked that series quite much. Unfortunately they won't release a R2-DVD and therefore the really nice German dubbed versions will rot in the basement of Kabel 1...

edit: top of the page, neat...

Never heard of it   :confused:
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« Reply #42 on: 07-15-2006 22:53 »

Hogan's Heroes was a pretty cheesy show, but I always laugh at the idea of a world war II sitcom
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« Reply #43 on: 07-16-2006 02:07 »

 
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Originally posted by Dai:
I love dead ringers, my favorites are the hidden camera ones where he pretends to be russel crow/gladiator, people think he's a mad man, and some get really scared!

Have you seen the Jeremy Kyle show ones?

"I'm Jeremy Kyle, AND YOU'RE SCUM!"
laptopmoerder

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« Reply #44 on: 07-16-2006 03:19 »
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Originally posted by Dai:
 Never heard of it     :confused:

Well, it was a late-60s show situated in a German WWII POW-camp. Some of the prisoners (the main characters) support the Resistance, spy for the Allies and help people to escape from Germany. They also help the commander of the camp in several situations, as their work would be impossible without his stupidity.

There's even a Wikipedia article about it and some fan sites.

The show is good for quite a lot of laughs, but the plot is always rather shallow. One thing that makes it hilariously funny is - in my opinion - the fact that the German camp commander and the guards ("Schuuuuuultz!" ) can't prevent the prisoners' obvious activities. I only know the German dubbed version and the voices of the Germans are just great. Everyone has a different, heavy  accent (Klink has a Saxon accent, Schultz a Bavarian, Burkhalter a Vienna-style accent and so on) and this is good for some laughs, too. (Schultz: "Oh, mei! Des was i da sig, des schaut ma wieder mal so aus, dass i da besser garrrr nix sig!" *lol*)

I hope they'll air the complete series once again so I can record them.
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« Reply #45 on: 07-16-2006 07:31 »

Sure, Mr. Bean always running that Reliant Regal off the road is slapstick. Mr. Bean is just as intellectual as 'Futurama', except for the fact that 'Futurama' has more nerdy references and the option to use audio. Mr. Bean is merely a silent comedy.

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« Reply #46 on: 07-16-2006 10:44 »

 
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Originally posted by Xanfor:
Reliant Regal

MINI! It's a Mini dammit!
alias_007

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« Reply #47 on: 07-16-2006 11:00 »

Totally off topic, but who died on the way back home in M*A*S*H? And did Radar make it back?
Dai

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« Reply #48 on: 07-16-2006 15:35 »

 
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Originally posted by mookie427:
 Have you seen the Jeremy Kyle show ones?

"I'm Jeremy Kyle, AND YOU'RE SCUM!"

  :laff: Yeah, they are funny, but the full impact is lost on me as I have only seen clips of the jeremy kyle show. I think the best visual comedy character is his ozzy osbourne, have you seen the utterly butterly ads?

Hogan's heroes sounds good, it's yet another comedy I've got to try and get around to watching!

 
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Originally posted by Xanfor:
Sure, Mr. Bean always running that Reliant Regal off the road is slapstick. Mr. Bean is just as intellectual as 'Futurama', except for the fact that 'Futurama' has more nerdy references and the option to use audio. Mr. Bean is merely a silent comedy.

I agree that mr bean is clever, but in a totally different way to futurama, mr bean would be more difficult to write for I would have thought. Oh and mookie is right, it is a mini!

 
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Originally posted by alias_007:
Totally off topic, but who died on the way back home in M*A*S*H? And did Radar make it back?

If anyone knows the answer, spoilers are in order!  ;)
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« Reply #49 on: 07-16-2006 22:40 »

 
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If anyone knows the answer, spoilers are in order!

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« Reply #50 on: 07-17-2006 04:29 »

Really? WOW. Thanks Ralph.
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« Reply #51 on: 07-17-2006 06:08 »

These are Reliant Regals.



This is his Mini.



We appear to have been talking about two different cars.  ;)

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« Reply #52 on: 07-17-2006 09:26 »
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Originally posted by Xanfor:
These are Reliant Regals.





Correction: Those are Reliant ROBINS.

THIS is a Reliant Regal:



I've just realised how nerdy I am!

Dai

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« Reply #53 on: 07-17-2006 10:33 »

Ah, xanfor was reffering to the car mr bean always runs off the road while in his mini! Although as mookie said you're still wrong!
  :p
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« Reply #54 on: 07-19-2006 01:37 »

Futurama
Red Dawrf
Scrubs
That 70's show
Hithhikers guide to the galaxy (mini series, NOT the movie)
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« Reply #55 on: 07-19-2006 02:00 »

 
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Originally posted by RS 2thou:
Futurama
Red Dawrf
Scrubs
That 70's show
Hithhikers guide to the galaxy (mini series, NOT the movie)

Why not the movie? I thought it was good. Quite funny.
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« Reply #56 on: 07-19-2006 06:04 »

@mookie427: NERD!

@RS 2thou: NERD!

@Self: NERD!

@alias_2.64575131106459059050161575363926: NOT NERD! HGTTG movie = nottie as goodie as bookie and series.

Dai

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« Reply #57 on: 07-19-2006 12:12 »

I second Xanfor's last emotion, just without all the silly words  ;)
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« Reply #58 on: 07-19-2006 12:20 »

One other great show that lasted a long time and was also honored in futurama is MST3K (Mystery Science Theater 3000)
Dai

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« Reply #59 on: 07-20-2006 07:22 »

 
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Originally posted by tyraniak:
One other great show that lasted a long time and was also honored in futurama is MST3K (Mystery Science Theater 3000)

There are loads of parodies of and references to other sci-fi shows on futurama, the only problem is that I haven't seen most of them!
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« Reply #60 on: 07-20-2006 07:40 »

Well I haven't read the book or series, but that still doesn't change the fact that the movie was QUITE funny.
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« Reply #61 on: 07-20-2006 19:00 »

Red Dwarf is funny. Gettie a jobbie.  ;)

Dai

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« Reply #62 on: 07-21-2006 17:43 »

I used to like red dwarf, but I don't watch it anymore, there are just better comedies which get priority when it comes to viewing time!
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« Reply #63 on: 07-23-2006 14:32 »

Youie are stupidie. Youie not gettie the subtlie ofie the funny humorie thattie isie the showie! Youie stupidie!  ;)

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« Reply #64 on: 07-23-2006 14:37 »
« Last Edit on: 07-23-2006 14:37 »

1. 24
2. Its Always Sunny In Philadelphia
3. The Colbert Report
4. The OC
5. Futurama

Honorable Mentions: Date My Mom, Prison Break and Seinfeld

Oh shit, Comedies? Ah, screw it.
Coilette

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« Reply #65 on: 07-24-2006 14:40 »

In no order:

1) Futurama
2) The Simpsons
3) Family guy
4) Red Dwarf
5) Spaced (I'm shocked no-one has mentioned it yet!  :p)
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« Reply #66 on: 07-24-2006 15:32 »

Little Britain
The Simpsons
Family Guy
Futurama
Max and Paddy
Dai

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« Reply #67 on: 07-25-2006 06:36 »

 
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Originally posted by Xanfor:
Youie are stupidie. Youie not gettie the subtlie ofie the funny humorie thattie isie the showie! Youie stupidie!   ;)


there is no subtlety! give me an example or shut up!   :p
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« Reply #68 on: 07-26-2006 03:01 »
« Last Edit on: 07-26-2006 03:01 »

Futurama
Simpsons
South Park
Greenwing
Malcolm In The Middle

And also I agree with Xanfor, Red Dwarf may not be one of my favourite comedies but it is sure of hell funny!!! Kryton is such a hillarious robot I find it funny when he treats Lister like a baby and says "Want another slurp of tea"   :laff:
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« Reply #69 on: 07-26-2006 07:21 »

 
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Originally posted by Coilette:5) Spaced (I'm shocked no-one has mentioned it yet!   :p)

Never heard of it


@Xanfor, how I a nerd? At least my user name isn't the name of a Star Trek character.
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« Reply #70 on: 07-26-2006 12:13 »

Spaced, brought to you by the team behind Shaun of the Dead
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« Reply #71 on: 07-26-2006 13:01 »

No special order

Futurama
Family Guy
Simpsons
Roseanne
Fresh Prince of Bel-air
Xanfor

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« Reply #72 on: 07-26-2006 15:07 »

Ok, RS 2thou. For one, my name isn't from a Star Trek character. See my avatar. Two, Red Dwarf is one of your favorite comedies. That automatically makes you my friend, aka, a nerd.  ;)

@Dai: Look, I have an IQ of six thousand, you know! For example, instead of coming to PEEL today, I could have rediscovered the theory of quantum mechanics. Or instead of typing that just now, I could have rewritten Hamlet and made it really good. Even so, I still have yet to find the word 'subtlety' in any of my previous posts.  :p

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« Reply #73 on: 07-26-2006 16:37 »

 
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Ok, RS 2thou. For one, my name isn't from a Star Trek character. See my avatar. Two, Red Dwarf is one of your favorite comedies. That automatically makes you my friend, aka, a nerd.   ;)

@Dai: Look, I have an IQ of six thousand, you know! For example, instead of coming to PEEL today, I could have rediscovered the theory of quantum mechanics. Or instead of typing that just now, I could have rewritten Hamlet and made it really good. Even so, I still have yet to find the word 'subtlety' in any of my previous posts.   :p



yeah, but since "subtile" isn't a word, I could only assume that you meant "subtle", typing an "i" accidently.  ;) Also, I have a higher IQ than you... loser  :p
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« Reply #74 on: 07-26-2006 20:33 »

I typed 'subtlie'... Loser!  :p Who's got the higher IQ now?  ;)

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« Reply #75 on: 07-31-2006 08:39 »
« Last Edit on: 07-31-2006 08:39 »

Stop, stop we can all fight when we're drunk!!!   :p
Dai

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« Reply #76 on: 07-31-2006 16:59 »

 
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Originally posted by Xanfor:
I typed 'subtlie'... Loser!   :p Who's got the higher IQ now?   ;)


That still isn't a word you intellectual peasant!
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« Reply #77 on: 07-31-2006 17:22 »

A mixture from off the top of my head, ask me again tomorrow and it'll probably be different. Also in no particular order:

Futurama
Red Dwarf
Only Fools and Horses
Hitchhikers GTTG (original TV version)
Married with Children
Blackadder
TheGlob

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« Reply #78 on: 08-01-2006 00:08 »

1.Futurama
2.South Park
3.The Simpsons
4.Family Guy
5.Aqua Teen Hungerforce
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« Reply #79 on: 08-01-2006 10:04 »

The sound of chugs beats 'cross the net,
Good PEELers, lock up your sons and daughters,
Beware the swiftly flashing wit,
Unless you want to end up nerdy-er.

Chug a Bug, Chug a Bug, he watches Hitchhiker's GTTG.
Chug a Bug, Chug a Bug, he's surely a geek indeed!

Bug: 'Futurama's' on his list,
Bug: A smeghead at his finest,
Only fools and horses work for a living,
And I know it's useless what I'm singing,

Chug a Bug, Chug a Bug, with many a cunning show.
Chug a Bug, Chug a Bug, you're welcome here you know!


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