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Britta’s got a nice Perry…

The only transcription I could find of the newspaper article above (from Community) was in google’s cache, not on any live sites. I’m copying that transcription here (I was going to transcribe it myself, but the google cache version appears … Continue reading

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Unreal Reality for Parks and Recreation

On more than one occassion, a character on Parks and Recreation has threatened to lie under oath to manipulate another character. The problem? There’s a camera right there, recording both the truth and the threat! The manipulated character could easily … Continue reading

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Like Trillian, like Dax

An episode of ST:DS9 shows Dax having difficulty lifting heavy cups for Worf’s mother as part of a Klingon marriage ritual. This may be a reference to the difficulty Sandra Dickinson (Trillian on the TV version of HHGTG) had lifting … Continue reading

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We now Paas for station acquisition

A recent episode of 30 Rock had Alec Baldwin’s character (Jack Doneghy) hoping that PAAS would buy CableTown. Of course, PAAS isn’t actually a company, so this is impossible… as a PAAS representative confirmed via email: Date: Thu, 16 May … Continue reading

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Big Bang couples

Here are screenshots of Sheldon’s and Amy’s choices for Halloween couples costumes: The lists themselves (stolen mercilessly from http://yesterdayscheese.blogspot.com/2012/10/amy-sheldon-halloween-couples-list-big-bang-theory.html): Couples I Like R2D2 & C3PO Hewlett & Packard Batman & Robin Jobs & Wozniak Kirk & Spock Arthur Dent & … Continue reading

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Stephen Hawking doesn’t suck

In a recent Big Bang Theory episode, Stephen Hawking defeats Sheldon at Words with Friends, and jokes that Sheldon is like a black hole because he “sucks”. There’s really no such thing as “sucking”. Liquid travels up a straw because … Continue reading

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Stephen Hawking, voiceover artist?

A recent episode of Big Bang Theory features Sheldon playing Words with Friends against Stephen Hawking (thus concluding that he must be “friends” with Stephen Hawking). At the end of the episode, Stephen Hawking calls Sheldon, berating Sheldon for losing. … Continue reading

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Drunk Amy

In a recent episode of Big Bang Theory, Amy and Sheldon go on a (contractually obligated) date. When Amy leaves, Sheldon says “I need you”, but only because she’s his ride. At this point, however, Amy is fairly drunk, and … Continue reading

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Nuts to Wollowitz

In a recent episode of Big Bang Theory, Howard waxes nostalgic to when he hid under a desk in his room, ate peanut M&Ms, and went into his first anaphalactic shock. After returning from the hospital, he celebrated by eating … Continue reading

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Weird Al (30) Rocks

In the “Weird Al” episode of 30 Rock, Jenna is annoyed that Weird Al parodies her without her knowledge. In real life, Weird Al always gets the artist’s permission before parodying. It’s possible that Jenna’s agent ok’d the parody without … Continue reading

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