Quote of the Day

“As soon as you’re in your pressboard coffin, I’ll be the sole survivor and the treasure will be mine.” – C.M. Burns
“Over my dead body it will!” – Abe “Grampa” Simpson
“That’s exactly the point! Oh, Simpson, can’t you go five seconds without humiliating yourself?” – C.M. Burns
“How long was that?” – Abe “Grampa” Simpson

4 Responses to “Quote of the Day”

  1. 1 Anonymous
    29 April 2017 at 1:55 pm

    I wonder who first started the trend of using red polka dot (or heart patterned) boxer shorts in cartoon comedy. It turned into such a huge cliche.

    • 2 Ryan
      29 April 2017 at 11:13 pm

      I actually own heart shaped boxer shorts. Not sure if they cliched themselves into reality, or they just always existed and werent actually a cliche.

    • 3 Ryan
      29 April 2017 at 11:15 pm

      Id wager they started with elmer fudd though.

      • 4 Loni Tunes
        7 May 2017 at 6:00 pm

        Yeah, it feels like it was something that started off in the days of silent film comedy (or vaudeville, if you want to go farther than that), then found its way into animated and live action comedy. There are variations of this. Instead of heart or polka-dot boxers, it’s usually a guy wearing a scandalously revealing thong (particularly one with an elephant trunk front. I remember that from the Comedy Central show, “Drawn Together”) or women’s underwear.

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