The Burkiss Way
The Burkiss Way ran to 47 episodes in six series, but the episode and series numbering are derailed by “Lesson 31” and “Lesson 32”, which are a single episode masquerading as two half-episodes, the first of which ends series 3 and the second of which begins series 4. There are two “Lesson 39”s, both entitled “Repeat Yourself the Burkiss Way”, which...
“Drunk texting” is a related phenomenon, and potentially yet more embarrassing for the sender as, once the message is sent, it cannot be retrieved; the message will most likely be misspelled (due to being drunk), and it might be reviewed and shared among many. Link
Puerto Rican pimps and madams
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While in fiction practitioners of Zui Quan are often portrayed as being actually intoxicated, Zui Quan techniques are highly acrobatic and skilled and require a great degree of balance and coordination, such that any person attempting to perform any Zui Quan techniques while intoxicated would be likely to injure himself. Link
The Immoral Mr. Teas
A typical scene Mr. Teas attends an appointment with his dentist, who must perform an extraction of a molar. Naturally, the dentist has an assistant—a stunningly beautiful and not-quite modestly dressed assistant. The application of analgesics appropriate to the procedure quickly releases Mr. Teas’ fertile imagination, and we see the scene through this viewpoint. Rather than the typical...
The trollface sometimes used to indicate trolling Link
Toilet Roll Holder
Toilet Roll Holder
Toilet paper security Many private and public toilets are provided with toilet roll holders, each of which can hold up to two complete rolls of toilet paper at one time. This arrangement is most effective if paper is always used from the roll with less paper on it. Then, there is an allowance of one complete roll before a completely used roll is replaced. (In effect, the inventory of toilet paper...
Unibrow color is not affected by the dying of one’s hair; unless one were to dye the unibrow as well. Link
The characters speak very little in the film. When they do speak, it is in Old Norse or the language of the Abenaki people. The archaic speech is subtitled in English on the film’s theatrical print; the DVD offers English or Spanish subtitles. The English subtitles are translated into idiomatic Modern English, for instance, one of the characters says, “We’re toast if we stay...
First Flight (Star Trek: Enterprise)
During the flashback, Archer asks the waitress Ruby “Do you remember what Buzz Aldrin said when he stepped on the moon?” Ruby answers “No.” Archer says “Nobody does.” In fact, Aldrin’s first words upon stepping on the lunar surface was “Looks like the secondary strut had a little thermal effects on it right here, Neil.”  Link
Leprechaun 4: In Space
Tina crawls through the air ducts, where her red pants get torn off by Dr. Mittenhand. Tina spends the remainder of the film in a T-shirt and black panties. Link
New York Tendaberry
Nyro’s original plan for the cover was to have several ducks at her feet. This plan was scratched when she discovered that the photographer she hired was afraid of ducks. Link
The metal made them fairly noisy, and the coil springs caught strands of grass easily making them more effective on concrete surfaces, much to the dismay of mothers everywhere. Link
In teals, the drakes make a call of short bursts of a high pitch whistle. The “teet! (pause) teet! (pause) teet!-teet!” or any other order of repetition. Link
Laws requiring these tags were passed in the United States to inform consumers as to whether the stuffed article they were buying contained new or recycled materials. This was and still is considered important as contaminated, recycled stuffing material could contain lice, bedbugs, or human excretions. Link
Jan-Michael Vincent (born July 15, 1944) is an American actor best-known for his role as helicopter pilot Stringfellow Hawke on the 1980s U.S. television series Airwolf (1984–1986). He is considered washed up. Link
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Chicago fans have long argued about the meaning of the song. When it was released, there was speculation that the lyrics were drug-related; but the same thing was said about many songs in the late 1960s and early 1970s and the rumor has been largely dismissed. Link
The Bad Girls Club
Recommended text section: In some cases, some “bad girls” may wish to leave the show due to court, issues at home, think that they are better than the others or mostly because of tensions and stress that the roommates were performing, such as bullying, pranks, and double tagging a “bad girl”. A replacement is usually introduced in the house an episode or two after one...
the stepsister is about a girl whose parents are both divorced. when her mother decides to remarry,she invites her new “father” and his daughter to come live with them. the girl and her older sister soon realize their new stepsister is not her happy sunshiney self. Link
Some fans have noted that in order for the disguise to be credible, Clark has to be at least as skilled an actor as Christopher Reeve. Link
Games played by veterans at a national level can get particularly vicious, although it is extremely rare for a fatal injury to occur. Link
Frank the Pug
In Men in Black II, Frank was given a bigger role as director Barry Sonnenfeld enjoyed the dog’s performance in the previous film. In this film he appears to be an employee at MIB HQ. He first appears while delivering passports to Chief Zed’s office. Zed is speaking with Agent J about a killing that he wants him and Agent T (Patrick Warburton) to investigate, but Agent J informs him...
Pin the Tail on the Donkey
Pin the Tail on the Donkey is suitable for children who are old enough to walk and to know better than to eat the small sharp tacks. Link
Other related behavior that may interfere with the comfort of cabin crew or passengers include smoking on board the flight, viewing pornographic materials, performing sex acts (“mile high” club) in the aircraft cabin, making undue sexual advances towards other people, performing sex acts in the lavatory, the inappropriate groping and touching of crew members, loud or drunken...
Lolcat is a composite of two words, “lol” and “cat”. “Lol” stands for “Laugh out Loud” or “Laughing out Loud”, hence lolcats are intended to be funny and to include jokes. Link
Alexander Stepanovich Popov demonstrated to the public his wireless radio receiver, which was also used as a lightning detector, on May 7, 1895. He proudly demonstrated his wireless receiver before a group of reporters on a stormy August evening in 1895. It was attached to a long 30 foot pole that he held aloft to maximize the signal. When asked by one of the reporters if it was a good idea to...
Riki-Oh: The Story of Ricky
Aside from the aforementioned head crushing and meat grinding scenes, most notable is a fight scene between Ricky and a knife-wielding prisoner named Oscar. During the fight, Oscar slashes Ricky’s right arm, but Ricky uses his teeth and left hand to tie the tendons together. Oscar then charges at Ricky, but Ricky slaps him in the back of the head, popping one of his eyes out, leaving...
Hobbies He had 10 hobbies: animals, fishing, photography, traveling, Shakespearean poetry, swimming, collecting clothes, dining, cooking and gardening. Link
The gossip website Gawker has used “heffalump” as a descriptor for the Jersey_Shore_(TV_series) actress Snooki, presumably because she is short and rotund, and the term sounds like a blend of “heifer” and “lump.” Link
Intrigued by their intelligence and passive nature, von Meyer attempted to enslave the queen bee, but failed and the bees devoured him, leaving only his skeleton. The unique qualities of the bees caused his consciousness to be absorbed into them, allowing von Meyer to manipulate the hive to do his will, although some of his skeletal remains are inside the swarm itself. Link
Marshmallow Mania Pebbles In 2005, the Marshmallow Mania Pebbles debuted. These are a twist of cereal made with marshmallows, and includes the original Pebbles, only with marshmallows. Link
It is the longest-running cereal based on characters from a TV series or movie. Link
Television commercials The commercials would have a typical skit and plot. Fred Flintstone would be eating some pebbles while Barney Rubble would want some as well and so Barney would either disguise himself or distract Fred from the pebbles with singing dancing or swimming. While Fred is distracted Barney would eat some pebbles but Fred would find out about Barney’s lies and angry about...
It can express a comfort with the other which can be comforting. Link
.ss is the requested future ccTLD of South Sudan. Some South Sudanese reportedly believe it will get rejected due to its similarity to the abbreviated form of Schutzstaffel, a now-defunct paramilitary force of Nazi Germany. Link
Baby Got Back
The first verse begins, “I like big butts and I can not lie…”, and most of the song is about being attracted to big butts. Link (Thanks, thoughtsickles)
Bill's Gamblin' Hall and Saloon
The ultra-lounge Drai’s is very high-end and serves Evian. Link (Thanks, LeftyRodriguez)
Mister Terrific (comics)
In Kingdom Come, Alex Ross portrayed a Mister Terrific with oversized guns, shoulder pads, and other military accoutrements. He sported the “Fair Play” logo, but displays little idea of its true and original meanings. Link
How to Win Friends and Influence People
David Letterman used the phrase “How to Shoot Friends and Influence People” as number ten in his Top 10 list of “Chapter Titles in Dick Cheney’s Memoir” Link
He was a first-rate applied mathematician. He often solved problems that others had regarded as insoluble. For his successes, he employed judicious approximations, penetrating physical insight, ingenious experiments, and skillful use of models. He was a quiet and unassuming man. Nevertheless, his knowledge and advice were widely sought and readily offered. He was respected by his colleagues...
Don Ramón takes the blame: the kids are notoriously mischievous and their games often end in tears (or, more accurately, slapstick). Don Ramón tends to intervene and confiscate the offending “toy” (be it a brick, a steaming iron, a hammer or something else with potential harm risk), invariably at the wrong time: if Quico was at the receiving end, the tearful kid produces a short...
Legends claim that as he was about to be beheaded, a priest called Sveinn was by his side to offer him comfort. Sveinn told Jón: Líf er eftir þetta, herra! (“There is a life after this one, Sire!”) Jón turned to Sveinn and said: Veit ég það, Sveinki! (“That I know, little Sveinn!”) Ever since veit ég það, Sveinki has been a part of the Icelandic treasure of sayings, in...
In 2009, a group of friends chronicled their Croatian vacation on the website croatianmancation.com. Offering bios, blogs, and itineraries of the trip this site has been duplicated by many other groups as a celebration of the mancation. Sites often use the prefix man- to describe many of the mancation related activities or adjectives such as, man-dancing, man-tastic, or man-nasty. Link
He has long been a firm believer in the beauty of children, and very open about expressing the firmness of his beliefs. Link (Thanks, Frank J.)
The band formed in 1984 in Sacramento as City Kidd, and was renamed Tesla during the recording of their first album, 1986’s Mechanical Resonance, on the advice of their manager that City Kidd was not a great name (in addition, there was already another band going by that name). The band derived their name, certain album and song titles, and some song content from events relating to inventor...
The Moo box is a box, when you turn it upside down, creates the mooing of a cow. Link
Real people in Juliette A long audience with Pope Pius VI is one of the most extensive scenes in Juliette. The heroine shows off her learning to the Pope (whom she most often addresses by his secular name “Braschi”) with a verbal catalogue of alleged immoralities committed by his predecessors. The audience ends, like almost every other scene in the narrative, with an orgy. Link...
A simple, but poignant, message is recited by Sherman the Robot, quoting Winston Churchill, in the closing seconds of the film. As the blast wave of the gate being destroyed vaporizes Sherman he states, “This is not the end. This is not the beginning of the end. It is the end of the beginning” as the scene transitions to the sun rising above the clouds. The message implies the...