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'''COACH Z:''' Now, give me them cool shades!
'''COACH Z:''' Now, give me them cool shades!
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''{Coach Z swipes at the Thnikkaman's "cool shades". Just as he's about to take them off, the frame freezes. Coach Z's arm is blurred. Zoom in, and the dramatic sound effect (dun, dun, duuun) is heard. The screen fades, and "Resolution" appears over the top in yellow text. This goes away, and the scene comes back to Coach Z and The Thnikkaman—Coach Z misses the glasses and falls on his face.}''
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''{Coach Z swipes at the Thnikkaman's "cool shades". Just as he's about to take them off, the frame freezes. Coach Z's arm is blurred. Zoom in, and the dramatic sound effect (dun, dun, duuun) is heard. The screen fades, and "Resolution" appears over the top in yellow text. This goes away, and the scene comes back to Coach Z and The Thnikkaman —Coach Z misses the glasses and falls on his face.}''
'''THE THNIKKAMAN:''' Yeah, shut up, Coach.
'''THE THNIKKAMAN:''' Yeah, shut up, Coach.
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''{Cut through static to Strong Bad walking back to the computer desk.}''
''{Cut through static to Strong Bad walking back to the computer desk.}''
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'''STRONG BAD:''' And there you go, Jakenstein. All the cliffhangers have been re—Aah!
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'''STRONG BAD:''' And there you go, Jakenstein. All the cliffhangers have been re— Aah!
''{The Lappy isn't on the desk; it has been replaced by a ransom note, which reads "i got your Lappy", and has a red-splattered comma key from the keyboard.}''
''{The Lappy isn't on the desk; it has been replaced by a ransom note, which reads "i got your Lappy", and has a red-splattered comma key from the keyboard.}''
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*Strong Bad wields a [[Big Knives|Big Knife]] in this email, which he gets from [[Hammerspace|nowhere]].
*Strong Bad wields a [[Big Knives|Big Knife]] in this email, which he gets from [[Hammerspace|nowhere]].
*A cantaloupe also appears as [[Doreauxgard]] in [[lackey]].
*A cantaloupe also appears as [[Doreauxgard]] in [[lackey]].
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*Strong Sad's stressing of Homestar's first and last name separately is similar to Homestar's introduction in his [[Homestar Runner's Character Video|character video]].
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*Strong Sad's stressing of Homestar's first and last name separately is similar to Homestar's introduction in his [[Homestar Runner#Character Video Transcript|character video]].
*This is the second time Strong Bad has anthropomorphized an abstract concept as a "sweet lady", the first being "sweet lady freedom" in [[Strong Bad is in Jail Cartoon]].
*This is the second time Strong Bad has anthropomorphized an abstract concept as a "sweet lady", the first being "sweet lady freedom" in [[Strong Bad is in Jail Cartoon]].
*The [[Generic Announcers|announcer]] in the Space Captainface cliffhanger was first heard in the email [[fingers]].
*The [[Generic Announcers|announcer]] in the Space Captainface cliffhanger was first heard in the email [[fingers]].
*Strong Bad and Homestar are wearing the free polo shirts they got from various software companies, as they did in [[other days]].
*Strong Bad and Homestar are wearing the free polo shirts they got from various software companies, as they did in [[other days]].
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*The globe outside the cardboard box is from the email [[pizzaz]] and possibly [[Experimental Film]].
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*The globe outside the cardboard box is from the e-mail [[pizzaz]] and possibly [[Experimental Film]].
*Homestar fearing he is a [[Pregnancy|pregnant]] woman is another instance of [[gender confusion]].
*Homestar fearing he is a [[Pregnancy|pregnant]] woman is another instance of [[gender confusion]].
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*The cover of Little Jakey Pleasenthanks (by Crazy Prof. Sportsinterviews) is drawn in the style of [[Dr. Seuss]].
*The cover of Little Jakey Pleasenthanks (by Crazy Prof. Sportsinterviews) is drawn in the style of [[Dr. Seuss]].
*"So you say you want a resolution, huh?" is a reference to the famous opening line "You say you want a revolution" from the song "[[Wikipedia:Revolution (song)|Revolution]]" by [[The Beatles]].
*"So you say you want a resolution, huh?" is a reference to the famous opening line "You say you want a revolution" from the song "[[Wikipedia:Revolution (song)|Revolution]]" by [[The Beatles]].
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*The left-hand "screen" picture in the cardboard spaceship and center "eye" when Strap Coopmore is on screen are from ''[[Wikipedia:2001: A Space Odyssey (film)|2001: A Space Odyssey]]''.
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*The left-hand "screen" picture in the cardboard spaceship and center "eye" when Space Captainface is on screen are from ''[[Wikipedia:2001: A Space Odyssey (film)|2001: A Space Odyssey]]''.
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*The right-hand "screen" picture in the cardboard spaceship is a picture of a Thrynn from ''[[Starflight]]'', a 1986 [[Wikipedia:Electronic Arts|Electronic Arts]] computer game.
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*The right-hand "screen" picture in the cardboard spaceship is a picture of a Thrynn from ''[[Wikipedia:Starflight|Starflight]]'', a 1986 [[Wikipedia:Electronic Arts|Electronic Arts]] computer game.
*[[Wikipedia:Lita Ford|Lita Ford]] is a female glam rocker who became popular in the '80s.
*[[Wikipedia:Lita Ford|Lita Ford]] is a female glam rocker who became popular in the '80s.
*The Announcer in the second cliffhanger, also heard in [[fingers]] and [[alternate universe]], is a reference to the original ''[[Batman]]'' [[Wikipedia:Batman (TV series)|TV series]].
*The Announcer in the second cliffhanger, also heard in [[fingers]] and [[alternate universe]], is a reference to the original ''[[Batman]]'' [[Wikipedia:Batman (TV series)|TV series]].
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'''MATT:''' In this one, we're gonna have our arms around him—
'''MATT:''' In this one, we're gonna have our arms around him—
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'''MIKE:''' We're just gonna put our—put our arms around Ryan!
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'''MIKE:''' We're just gonna put our— put our arms around Ryan!
'''RYAN:''' Comfortable.
'''RYAN:''' Comfortable.
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''{Pause as Strong Bad leaves the cliff}''
''{Pause as Strong Bad leaves the cliff}''
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'''MATT:''' Um... so, you know... that cliff, um, has never shown up before, seemingly. It might be the spooky cliff... from Halloween. I'm gonna—I'm gonna be sure that it shows up again.
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'''MATT:''' Um... so, you know... that cliff, um, has never shown up before, seemingly. It might be the spooky cliff... from Halloween. I'm gonna— I'm gonna be sure that it shows up again.
'''MIKE:''' All right.
'''MIKE:''' All right.
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'''RYAN:''' ''{overlapping}'' I was being pushed down.
'''RYAN:''' ''{overlapping}'' I was being pushed down.
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'''MIKE:''' ''{as the Space Captainface scene begins}'' So I liked the continuation of Strong Ba—er, Space Captainface just talking about guitar...
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'''MIKE:''' ''{as the Space Captainface scene begins}'' So I liked the continuation of Strong Ba— er, Space Captainface just talking about guitar...
''{Matt and Ryan speak inaudibly}''
''{Matt and Ryan speak inaudibly}''
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'''MIKE:''' I have a talk.
'''MIKE:''' I have a talk.
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'''MATT:''' Do—do some more.
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'''MATT:''' Do— do some more.
''{Pause}''
''{Pause}''
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'''MATT:''' It's in his room, isn't it? In his dark purple room?
'''MATT:''' It's in his room, isn't it? In his dark purple room?
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'''MIKE:''' It's in his purple room, yeah. I—He's usually doing something.
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'''MIKE:''' It's in his purple room, yeah. I— He's usually doing something.
'''MATT:''' Yeah, he's not doing anything.
'''MATT:''' Yeah, he's not doing anything.
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*The "spooky cliff from Halloween" is specifically from [[Halloween Potion-ma-jig]].
*The "spooky cliff from Halloween" is specifically from [[Halloween Potion-ma-jig]].
*The new [[Wikipedia:Fantastic Four|Fantastic Four]] movie with the [[Wikipedia:Silver Surfer|Silver Surfer]] that Matt makes reference to is ''[[Wikipedia:Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer|Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer]]'', which would be released on June 15, 2007, a little over a week after this DVD was released.
*The new [[Wikipedia:Fantastic Four|Fantastic Four]] movie with the [[Wikipedia:Silver Surfer|Silver Surfer]] that Matt makes reference to is ''[[Wikipedia:Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer|Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer]]'', which would be released on June 15, 2007, a little over a week after this DVD was released.
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*[[Wikipedia:Joe Satriani|Joe Satriani]] is an American guitarist and former guitar instructor. He once released an album called "Surfing with the Alien" which had the Silver Surfer, mentioned above, on the cover, hence the reference.
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*[[Wikipedia:Joe Satriani|Joe Satriani]] is an American guitarist and former guitar instructor.
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