Media References and Puns of Episode 78: The Siege of Emon

For those of you counting at home, there were three Hamilton references in this episode.

Media References

  • (0:02:18) Taliesin: You were giving me a little bit of this drunkenly during Westworld.
  • (0:02:48) Liam: Ohhh, you have chosen poorly! (Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade)
  • (0:03:23) Taliesin: How you never did a run on SNL is beyond me.
  • (0:04:36) Taliesin: Somewhere in Topanga Canyon right now, Dweezil Zappa is bleeding from the nose.
  • (0:10:23) Sam: It’s all Debbie Gibson.
  • (0:22:02) Marisha: I always think of [the airship] as a high-tech Hindenburg.
  • (0:24:57) Sam: And now they’re a little bit overweight at work at an Applebee’s.
  • (0:29:15) Taliesin: It’s going to be all Doctor Strange.
  • (0:33:35) Marisha: I hate it when the VR goggles short out!
  • (0:34:23) Marisha: Scry me a river. (“Cry Me A River” by Justin Timberlake)
  • (0:40:39) Zahra: Isn’t death supposed to be a wonderful adventure as well? (Harry Potter and Peter Pan)
  • (0:42:14) Taliesin: I don’t wanna wait… Marisha and Taliesin: For our lives to be over! (“I Don’t Want to Wait” by Paula Cole)
  • (0:43:03) Sam: Ladies and gentlemen….as Kramer! (Seinfeld)
  • (0:47:58) Liam: I may as well be Kuato over here! (Total Recall)
  • (0:48:19) Liam: I follow my nose.  Mary and Liam: It always knows! (Froot Loops commercial)
  • (1:05:44) Laura and Mary: *singing* Stay aliiiiiiive. (“Stay Alive” from Hamilton)
  • (1:12:23) Sam: [The vestiges] didn’t all become a robot. (Voltron)
  • (1:20:39) Kash: You should talk less.  Sam: Smile more? (“Aaron Burr, Sir” from Hamilton)
  • (1:37:44) Taliesin: That went so John Hughes, so quickly.
  • (2:20:18) Taliesin: It’s like that random Final Fantasy encounter just happened.
  • (2:24:56) Matt: They’re having a, “Morpheus is fighting Neo!” moment. (The Matrix)
  • (2:30:54) Liam: Full Bollywood.
  • (2:32:10) Marisha: Can’t hide from my scrying eye. (“Private Eyes” by Hall and Oates)
  • (2:47:45) Marisha: *sings* It’s the Final Countdown! (“The Final Countdown” by Europe)
  • (2:51:13) Mary: It’s the Stay Puft Marshmallow Man. (Ghostbusters)
  • (2:51:57) Mary: *singing* In the eye of a hurricane… (“Hurricane” from Hamilton)
  • (2:56:15) Taliesin: *whistles “In the Hall of the Mountain King” from Peer Gynt by Grieg)
  • (3:13:02) Taliesin: How appropriate that we’re going to be underground lizard people in the city of Los Angeles.
  • (3:13:49) Matt: …but Wolverine stocky lizardman.
  • (3:32:20) Cast anime-runs.
  • (3:50:12) Taliesin: I am Groot. Everyone else: I AM GROOT!
  • (4:07:33) Will: He’s a little bit country, she’s a little bit dragon. (“A Little Bit of Country, A Little Bit of Rock n’ Roll” by Donny and Marie Osmond)
  • (4:07:45) Matt: That’s the best version of Dallas I’ve ever heard.
  • (4:07:54) Matt… [Dallas] has an RPG book.
  • (4:09:03) Liam: We need Brian Blessed

Puns

  • (0:06:17) Matt: That’s a challenge to you guys. Show us your pictures of your great Dick & Johnson tattoo, wherever it may be on your dick and johnson.
  • (0:34:23) Marisha: Scry me a river.
  • (0:36:42) Scanlan: I just feel like it would be a big pick-me-up to see him.
  • (0:52:46) Jarett: It was…harrowing.  Liam: Heroin?  Jarett: Harrowing.
  • (0:54:53) Mary: You gotta ride the dragon before you kill it.
  • (1:29:30) Zahra: I know this is difficult, darling, but you need to be positive.  Kashaw: I’m positive this is impossible.
  • (2:29:51) Will: My staff’s swole.  Mary: So’s mine…for youuu.