Episode 68

Jordan is still trapped in a closet this week, so we welcome back Toren “Strangles Heartwater” Atkinson into the third chair to discuss Cartoons, Professional Wrestling & MORE Reality Television.  We’re going to give you a present, this week on Horsetrack Hooligans.

 

 

Updates & Corrections

Expiry of cheques in England is 6 months.

Jack and Meg White were married but are now divorced.

Korean Pop Group Chris mentions from a New Yorker Magazine article is Girls’ Generation (with 9 members) —Tiffany, Yoona, Sooyoung, Taeyeon, Hyoyeon, Sunny, Seohyun, Yuri, and Jessica

Japanese Game Show where you run through silhouettes is ‘Hole In The Wall’.

The voice actor for Uncle Stan in Gravity Falls is Alex Hirsch, the show’s creator.

The wrestling association that featured Ric Flair mentioned by Axhandle was the National Wrestling Association (NWA).

Fish with lightbulb on head is the Anglerfish.

Termites build their homes from build mounds from soil, mud, chewed wood, saliva and feces.  They mix the material with their saliva and allow the concoction to harden.

Gabby Gator’s original name was Al I. Gator

The Manet painting that Flat Cap couldn’t remember the French name is Le déjeuner sur l’herbe (Luncheon on the grass).

 

Show Notes

Pengu meets The Thing

 

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U2 – Beautiful Day

The Godfather – Horse In A Bed

Queen Elizabeth of England

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

George Lazenby

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Freemasons 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

American Pickers

 

 

 

 

Planet of the Apes lunchbox

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Beanie Babies

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Britney Spears

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Girls’ Generation - Korean Pop Group with 10 members

Hole In The Wall – Japanese Game Show

Montreal Olympics Pictograms

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Freakonomics

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sumo Wresting

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Body Pillow

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Slot Machine

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tribbles

Pretzels

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Microscopes

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dexter

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Gravity Falls

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Twin Peaks

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Kyle MacLachlan as Special Agent Dale Cooper – Give Yourself A Present

Coach McGuirk in Home Movies

Andre The Giant

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Calgary Stampede Wrestling

Pong

 

 

 

 

 

 

Luchadores

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Coral Reefs

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sea Shepherds

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sea Urchins

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Moby Dick

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Moby

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Led Zeppelin – Moby Dick

Moby Grape

Dicky Moe (from Tom & Jerry)

 

 

 

 

 

 

Woody Woodpecker

Wally Walrus

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Gabby Gator (aka Al I. Gator)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Chilly Willy

Wombat - Square Poop

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sad Trombone

DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince - Parents Just Don’t Understand

Public Enemy – Fight The Power

Public Enemy -Don’t Believe The Hype

Public Enemy -911 Is A Joke

KOA

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ferrari

 

 

 

 

 

 

Prince & The Revolution

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

WHAM!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Haulin’ Ass Poster

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Royal Canadian Air Farce

Quincy Punk Episode – Saw A Blind Man

Jeff Wall – Photo Featuring the Georgia Street Viaduct

 

 

 

 

 

 

Steve Nash

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Denise Crosby

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Flash Mobs

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Carmen Miranda

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Johannes Gutenberg

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mammogram (Get Cancer checkups regularly)

 

 

 

 

 

 

2 Comments

  1. Karlin
    Nov 26, 2012

    I can attest to Chris’ comment that everyone working in an animation studio is nerdy. In fact, in the studio where I work, all company emails address us as nerds. It’s pretty awesome being surrounded by people who can talk cartoons, video games, movies, tech stuff, comics, and all other things deamed “nerdy” all day.
    Everyone at the studio who isn’t really nerdy, is usually pretty ostracized.

    Speaking of cartoons, Gravity Falls has to be one of the funniest ones out there right now. It’s refreshing to see good animation and strong writing partnered together. I just wish the episodes would come out faster!

    Thanks for another great episode!

  2. Sam Buck
    Nov 26, 2012

    American Pickers is based right here in Iowa, not Ohio.

    I would certainly buy a Lamborghini before a person, name me a person more beautiful than an Aventador; plus how many people can go from 0-60 mph in under 3 seconds.?

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