Media References and Puns of Episode 108: The Core Anvil

Don't worry, Liam, we got your references to Beverly Hills Cop and Welcome Back, Kotter.

Media References

  • (0:00:46) Laura: It looks like he’s in Miami.  Liam: *sings* (“Axel F” by Harold Faltermeyer from Beverly Hills Cop)
  • (0:01:28) Liam: Punk’d!
  • (0:03:41) Liam: Shiny! (“Shiny” from Moana)
  • (0:05:07) Liam: They added Horshack back into the cast. (Welcome Back, Kotter)
  • (0:07:24) Matt: Your dungeon master will remember this. (Telltale Games)
  • (0:14:09) Taliesin: What do we do, hotshot? (Speed)
  • (0:15:00) Travis: She called me Bro. Game of Thrones is obviously back on the air.
  • (0:25:10) Liam: Percy just turned into Rambo Brite. (Rainbow Brite)
  • (0:25:15) Marisha: Care Bear STARE!
  • (0:26:27) Travis: Like a WWE cage match.
  • (0:26:36) Travis: You might get Tom Hardy’d right here. (The Dark Knight Rises)
  • (0:27:57) Travis: You whip your hair back and forth- ahh! (“Whip My Hair” by Willow Smith)
  • (0:28:41) Travis: This. Is. The coal pit! (300)
  • (0:31:36) Travis: Fire bad! Fire bad!  Taliesin: Fire good!  Travis: It’s goot.  Taliesin: We could make espresso. *thumbs up* *Travis blows out imaginary flame on thumb* (Young Frankenstein)
  • (0:35:35) Sam: Your Minxie brings all the boys to the yard, and they’re like, “It’s better than yours.” Damn right, it’s better than yours. You could teach them, but you’d have to chorge? (“Milkshake” by Kelis)
  • (0:37:32) Travis: I have made fire! (Cast Away)
  • (0:41:59) Sam: You are monstrous, misguided, mechanized moron!  Travis: I don’t know that TV show.  Taliesin: I think it’s Lost in Space.  Sam: Correct, Taliesin Jaffe!
  • (0:49:52) Travis: Into his Gallagher-afflicted chest.
  • (0:53:40) Matt: It’s almost like looking out of the trap in Ghostbusters.
  • (0:58:55) Marisha: I do some misting, like at Six Flags.  Travis: You can’t just walk through, like Universal CityWalk or something?
  • (0:59:14) Laura: Flashdance?
  • (1:02:05) Travis: ...and superman punch.
  • (1:03:10) Marisha: Does it feel like there’s any Indiana Jones
  • (1:09:30) Vax: Tinker, tailor, spy, can you check it out and see? (Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy)
  • (1:10:57) Marisha: It’s Valyrian steel! Travis: Bring on the Night King! (Game of Thrones)
  • (1:14:32) Travis: Didn’t you guys see National Treasure?
  • (1:14:37) Marisha: It’s Nick Cage at his most mediocre. Laura: Saint Nicolas.
  • (1:25:49) Taliesin: Celestial’s the same as Swedish.  Travis: *imitates Swedish Chef muppet*
  • (1:29:32) Taliesin: *whistles Bolero*
  • (2:12:12) Marisha: A lot of people have been asking about my shirt. The amazing Whitney Moore made it.
  • (2:21:59) Laura: Oh, Mylanta! (Full House)
  • (2:22:25) Sam: You are a tiresome, tin-plated tintinnabulation! (Lost in Space)
  • (2:28:07) Sam: You like it when my flute goes, Baby make your booty glow, Scanlan know you wanna show, my songs songs songs songs songs (“The Thong Song” by Sisqo) NSFW
  • (2:28:51) Liam: Wait, wait, I’ll use my last luck of the day on him. Marisha: Wait. Liam: Wait. (Comic Con Inside Joke)
  • (2:43:30) Travis: I feel like he’s playing Putt Putt golf with us.
  • (2:50:40) Sam: I’m freaked out by the shape of me, I’m burned up and nobody can see, so you know what I’ll do to thee, give some health to my body, oh I oh I oh I… (“Shape of You” by Ed Sheeran)
  • (2:56:02) Travis: Yeah, it’s Hammer Time. [...] Liam: It hits me, oh so hard. Makes me say, Oh my lord.  (“U Can’t Touch This” by MC Hammer)
  • (3:00:45) Liam: Your hair is so wet. You’re like Steve Martin without the ukulele. (The Jerk)
  • (3:07:17) Liam: F***ing Leatherface! (The Texas Chain Saw Massacre)
  • (3:13:00) Travis: All I see is wicked Davy Jones
  • (3:21:46) Travis: Like Tony Stark in the Hulkblaster armor. “I’m sorry! Go to sleep go to sleep go to sleep.” (Avengers: Age of Ultron)
  • (3:22:50) Liam and Laura: She had it coming! She had it coming! (“Cell Block Tango” from Chicago)
  • (3:28:15) Liam: You bitty we thing!  Laura: I loved that show.  Taliesin: I loved David the Gnome.
  • (3:37:30) Liam: Come on, Captain Planet!
  • (3:39:30) Marisha: And, invoke in the back of my head, “Hallelujah, hallelujah…” (“Hallelujah” by Leonard Cohen)
  • (3:41:24) Liam: Wait.  wait wait.  Matt: Wait.  Liam: Wait.  Matt: Wait. (Comic Con Inside Joke)
  • (3:50:51) Matt: It looks like there were two chains.  Travis: 2 Chainz.
  • (3:59:29) Liam: This just turned into an Aerosmith video.
  • (4:06:06) Sam: Pour some platinum on thee and get it on an anvil, pour some platinum on thee, when you need a trammel! (“Pour Some Sugar on Me” by Def Leppard)
  • (4:17:25) Sam: Bang bang, Percy’s ball-peen hammer goes down, upon the ground!  Taliesin: Do-do do do do!  Sam: Bang bang, Percy’s ball-peen hammer make a really, really big sound. Do do doooo! (“Maxwell’s Silver Hammer” by The Beatles)
  • (4:20:39) Sam: Here’s a little song I wrote! It’s filled with inspiration note by note. Don’t f*** up! Or I’ll kill you! (“Don’t Worry, Be Happy” by Bobby McFerrin)
  • (4:25:28) Laura: F*** it, we’ll do it live! NSFW

Puns

  • (0:56:30) Percy: We gotta do all three heads. Grog: … That’s an interesting phrase.
  • (1:22:04) Marisha: We might want to be careful about getting too high, there’s a lot of smoke in there, we don’t want to suffocate.  Sam: That’s the only time that Marisha has ever said those words.
  • (2:16:38) Liam: This is an intimidating mat … Matt.
  • (2:56:02) Travis: Yeah, it’s Hammer Time.
  • (3:00:38) Laura: I’m just above you telling you how hot you look as you’re doing it. Keyleth: Like, physically, you’re really sweaty right now.
  • (3:13:11) Laura: Can I shoot in his general vicinity? Marisha: I thought you said, “Can I shoot in at his genitals? Shoot in his genital vicinity.
  • (4:10:49) Sam: I will give him every inch of myself.  Laura: So, one?  Sam: One by one by one.