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'''HOMESTAR RUNNER:''' Is it that social worker again?
'''HOMESTAR RUNNER:''' Is it that social worker again?
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'''MARZIPAN:''' ''{quickly}'' No, no. That's all taken care of. The charges were dropped. ''{normally}'' Anyway, please welcome the Strong Badian Administration of Some Aluminum Foil's own Space Captainface!
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'''MARZIPAN:''' No, noThat's all taken care of! The charges were dropped! Anyway, please welcome the Strong Badian Administration of Some Aluminum Foil's own Space Captainface!
''{Strong Bad, dressed as Space Captainface, approaches a screen and cheers for himself.}''
''{Strong Bad, dressed as Space Captainface, approaches a screen and cheers for himself.}''
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''{Strong Bad, still stylized, walks behind the child. As the child is not colored in, he appears through the lines. He bumps the child offscreen.}''
''{Strong Bad, still stylized, walks behind the child. As the child is not colored in, he appears through the lines. He bumps the child offscreen.}''
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'''NARRATOR:''' Why, it's SBASAF's First Lieuteneral Space Captainface! But what IS a Space Captainface? ''{Space Captianface theme song begins playing in the background}'' And what does it do? Mmm, ''{record scratch}'' let me get back to you on that one.
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'''NARRATOR:''' Why, it's SBASAF's First Lieuteneral Space Captainface! But what IS a Space Captainface?  And what does it do? Mmm, ''{record scratch}'' let me get back to you on that one.
''{Change of scene to a launch pad with a rocket next to a gantry}''
''{Change of scene to a launch pad with a rocket next to a gantry}''
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'''TED AVERILL:''' Come in, Space Captainface. This is Mission Control. ''{cut to outside of rocket panning upward from the ground}'' Space Captainface, do you read?
'''TED AVERILL:''' Come in, Space Captainface. This is Mission Control. ''{cut to outside of rocket panning upward from the ground}'' Space Captainface, do you read?
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'''STRONG BAD:''' Uh, yeah. ''{cut back to inside the rocket}'' I've been talking to you all ding-dang-dong morning, Flight Engineer Ted Averill! ''{pronounces "Ted Averill" as one word}'' What's the hold-up?
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'''STRONG BAD:''' Uh, yeah. ''{cut back to inside the rocket}'' I've been talking to you all ding-dang-dong morning, Flight Engineer Ted Averill ''{pronounces name as one word}''! What's the hold-up?
''{Cut to a close-up of the lower part of Ted Averill's face with monitors and buttons behind it}''
''{Cut to a close-up of the lower part of Ted Averill's face with monitors and buttons behind it}''
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==Fun Facts==
==Fun Facts==
===Explanations===
===Explanations===
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*[[Wikipedia:Necrotizing_fasciitis|Necrotizing fasciitis]] {{inlinecontentwarning|Image content warning. Not for the faint of heart or the faint of butt.|Content warning.}}, misspelled as "Necrotizing Fascitis" on the chalkboard, is a rare infection of the deeper layers of skin and subcutaneous tissues. It is more commonly known as "flesh-eating disease".
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*[[Wikipedia:Necrotizing_fasciitis|Necrotizing fasciitis]], misspelled as "Necrotizing Fascitis" on the chalkboard, is a rare infection of the deeper layers of skin and subcutaneous tissues. It is (much) more commonly known as "flesh-eating disease".
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*A [[Wiktionary:schoolmarm|schoolmarm]] is a term for a female teacher, particularly one regarded as strict.
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*A [[Wiktionary:schoolmarm|schoolmarm]] is a term for a female teacher, particulary one regarded as strict.
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*[[Wikipedia:Cosmic rays|Cosmic rays]] are energetic particles originating from space that impinge on Earth's atmosphere.
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*[[Wikipedia:Cosmic_rays|Cosmic rays]] are energetic particles originating from space that impinge on Earth's atmosphere.
*[[Wikipedia:Indoctrination|Indoctrination]] is the process of teaching specific ideas or methodologies.
*[[Wikipedia:Indoctrination|Indoctrination]] is the process of teaching specific ideas or methodologies.
===Trivia===
===Trivia===
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*This is the first big toon in nearly two years; the previous one, [[DNA Evidence]], was released in May of 2007.
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*This is the first big toon in nearly 2 years; the previous one, [[DNA Evidence]], was released in May of 2007.
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*At the end of the film, there is text written in [[AhnbergHand]] on the leader. It reads "THE REAL END OF REEL ONE!".
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*At the end of the film, there is text written in [[AhnbergHand]] on the leader. It reads "THE REAL END OF REEL ONE!"
*Most of Flight Engineer Ted Averill's face is a [[Wikipedia:raster graphics|raster image]], as can be seen when zooming in.
*Most of Flight Engineer Ted Averill's face is a [[Wikipedia:raster graphics|raster image]], as can be seen when zooming in.
===Remarks===
===Remarks===
*Although the [[main page message]] the day before this toon was released said "[[new short soon]]", it is listed among the big toons.
*Although the [[main page message]] the day before this toon was released said "[[new short soon]]", it is listed among the big toons.
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*Strong Bad's appearance in this cartoon is [[Strong Bad Evolution|an older design]] than the current one.
 
===Goofs===
===Goofs===
*When Strong Bad stands in front of the projector as the film begins, his entire face is lit up. However, only half his head's shadow is seen on the screen.
*When Strong Bad stands in front of the projector as the film begins, his entire face is lit up. However, only half his head's shadow is seen on the screen.
*In the close-up of Flight Engineer Ted Averill speaking at mission control, a small bit of the control panel is visible through his face on one of his mouth movement animations.
*In the close-up of Flight Engineer Ted Averill speaking at mission control, a small bit of the control panel is visible through his face on one of his mouth movement animations.
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*Strong Bad's appearance in this cartoon is [[Strong Bad Evolution|an older design]] than the current one.
===Inside References===
===Inside References===
*Marzipan's [[L.U.R.N.]] class first appeared in [[coloring]].
*Marzipan's [[L.U.R.N.]] class first appeared in [[coloring]].
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*The [[Strong Badian Administration of Some Aluminum Foil]] first appeared in [[space program]], as did the rivalry with the Italian space program. The background music played when introducing Space Captainface in the filmstrip is the same song Strong Bad sings at the end of that email.
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*The [[Strong Badian Administration of Some Aluminum Foil]] first appeared in [[space program]], as did the rivalry with the Italian space program. The background music played when introducing Space Captainface in the filmstrip is the same song Strong Bad sings at the end of that e-mail.
*Space Captainface's catch phrase "Great planets!" was first heard in [[Space Program Alternate Take]].
*Space Captainface's catch phrase "Great planets!" was first heard in [[Space Program Alternate Take]].
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*Strong Bad's remark that the teacher can get a nap, drink, or [[Smoking|smoke]] break echoes a line from [[Commandos in the Classroom]], which encourages the teacher to take a nap or smoke during the video, as well as an additional line at the very end to both "allow ten to fifteen more minutes of peace" and "fix a drink, maybe".
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*Strong Bad's remark that the teacher can get a nap, drink, or smoke break echoes a line from [[Commandos in the Classroom]], which encourages the teacher to take a nap or smoke during the video, as well as an additional line at the very end to both "allow ten to fifteen more minutes of peace" and "fix a drink, maybe".
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*[[Strong Mad Smiling|Strong Mad]] and [[Strong Bad Smiling|Strong Bad]] both smile.
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*[[Strong Mad smiling|Strong Mad]] and [[Strong Bad smiling|Strong Bad]] both smile.
*The Cheat [[puke]]s in this cartoon.
*The Cheat [[puke]]s in this cartoon.
*The counter-intelligence has "oh, just nothing" written on it, which is what the "long-haired freaky Cheat" picture on [[Strong Bad's website]] is directed to in the source.
*The counter-intelligence has "oh, just nothing" written on it, which is what the "long-haired freaky Cheat" picture on [[Strong Bad's website]] is directed to in the source.
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===Real-World References===
===Real-World References===
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*"The heck out of Dodge" is a reference to the phrase popularized by the 1950s radio and television series [[Wikipedia:Gunsmoke|Gunsmoke]], set around Dodge City, Kansas.
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*The MacAlpine Nebula is a reference to guitarist [[Wikipedia:Tony_MacAlpine|Tony MacAlpine]].
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*The MacAlpine Nebula is a reference to guitarist [[Wikipedia:Tony MacAlpine|Tony MacAlpine]].
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*The Italian spy satellite is in the traditional shape of a bottle of [[wikipedia:Chianti|Chianti]], a famous Italian red wine.
*The Italian spy satellite is in the traditional shape of a bottle of [[wikipedia:Chianti|Chianti]], a famous Italian red wine.
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*"Space zounds" may be a reference to the comic ''[[Wikipedia:Calvin and Hobbes|Calvin and Hobbes]]'', in which Calvin's imaginary space-exploring character "Spaceman Spiff" uses the catchphrase "Zounds!".
 
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==YouTube Version==
 
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*The [[YouTube]] description for this toon is "Space Captainface stops by Career Day."
 
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*At 2:26, Ted Averill's line "Oh, mostly dang. Looks like I'm fired again." is cut off, and the video skips to Space Captainface's job responsibilities.
 
==External Links==
==External Links==
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{{extlinks|careerday|15167|youtube=rG6ZgXSMDX4}}
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*[[HR:careerday.html|Watch "Career Day"]]
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[[Category:Big Toons]]
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*[[HR:careerday.swf|View the Flash file for "Career Day"]]
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*[[forum:15167|forum thread re: "Career Day"]]
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