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Weekend Discussion Thread: Favorite Running Gags

Alert regular Jay writes:

Although it seems like one of those ideas that somebody MUST have already come up with I haven’t come across it in the records so here goes: Running Gags. They have always been an MST staple. What is your favorite? Season 11 had its share, as well. There must be plenty of favorites out there.

I know one: “sampo!”

Have at it!

65 Replies to “Weekend Discussion Thread: Favorite Running Gags”

  1. Jeff Barrow
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    Four Words: “Watch out for snakes!”.

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  2. pirengle
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    “Golden Corral’s new slogan!” from Rifftrax.

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  3. Speedy B.
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    Thought of another one used in many episodes: Whenever a character’s lips are close enough to Servo, he’ll kiss them. Gets me every time.

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  4. Joe Boltonn
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    I only remember it once, but Mike did a call back to “I Accuse My Parents”, where a guy says to a girl he just met…”Well, it Is my birthday!” LOL

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  5. jay
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    KILLING, MAMING, OR INJURING FRANK –

    Ah, the many deaths of Frank. Talk about an easy going guy. He came back from the dead more often than Lt. Lamont!

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  6. littleaimishboy
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    “She seems nice.”

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  7. fatbarkeep
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    One of my favorite recurring Joelism’s happens when any character says anything even vaguely sexual: “Oh, wow!”
    I love that.

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  8. Mibbitmaker
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    Another Joelism (though other have done it in his absence: “(whatever well-liked celebrity an actor looks like), NO!”

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  9. jay
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    DURN SMOOCHERS! (on my property) –

    From the repetitive Attack Of The The Eye Creatures came the oft repeated epithet heard occasionally on college campuses where overpowering libidos sometimes overcame scholastic decorum. Ah, those were the days.

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  10. Endoplasmic Reticulum
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    Sitting Duck:
    He died as he lived,[fill in the blank].

    “… all lit up.” That one even carried over to season 11.

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  11. Trumpys Dad
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    When some ample cleavage appears -“You know guys, I really miss earth!”

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  12. Stiiv
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    Haikeeba!

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  13. docskippy
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    A subtle one:

    “Wonder what [HE/SHE] wanted?”

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