History Film / Idiocracy

9th Feb '18 5:14:41 AM Josef5678
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* BigLippedAlligatorMoment: One of the menu choices at the hospital is a picture of a butt being stabbed with a knife. Apparently, this is a common problem in 2505.



* DistractedByTheSexy: Frito and the cameraman forget to film the plants because a nearby Starbucks is having a handjob sale.

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* DistractedByTheSexy: DistractedByTheSexy:
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Frito and the cameraman forget to film the plants because a nearby Starbucks is having a handjob sale.



-->'''Rita''': "There's a bunch of whores in the hallway!"

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-->'''Rita''': --->'''Rita''': "There's a bunch of whores in the hallway!"



* NewspaperDating: Joe finds out what year he's in this way, though he doesn't believe it at first.
** Which in itself is somewhat on a dated piece, newspapers going obsolete even now in the 21st century.

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* NewspaperDating: Joe finds out what year he's in this way, though he doesn't believe it at first.
** Which
first, though this in itself is somewhat on of a dated piece, newspapers going obsolete even now in the 21st century.
8th Feb '18 2:31:15 PM RadiatedRonin
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** Which in itself is somewhat on a dated piece, newspapers going obsolete even now in the 21st century.
8th Feb '18 1:18:47 PM RadiatedRonin
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** Later invoked by Rita to get someone out of the control booth, and failing after using several different methods, seizes upon this method:
-->'''Rita''': "There's a bunch of whores in the hallway!"
8th Feb '18 1:14:15 PM RadiatedRonin
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* BigLippedAlligatorMoment: One of the menu choices at the hospital is a picture of a butt being stabbed with a knife. Apparently, this is a common problem in 2505.
8th Feb '18 1:10:41 PM RadiatedRonin
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** One scene shows the intake clerk of the hospital using a fast-food style register with pictures of ailments and no words. Currently, there is a growing wave of people who are merely "iconerate" in that they can recognize symbols like stop signs and biohazard symbols, but can't actually read.
8th Feb '18 1:06:18 PM RadiatedRonin
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-->'''Kiosk''': "This should help you calm down. Please come back when you can afford to make a purchase. Your kids are starving. Carl's Jr. Believes no child should go hungry. You are an unfit mother. Your children will be placed in the custody of Carl's Jr. Carl's Jr. 'Fuck you. I'm eating.'"



-->'''Kiosk''': "This should help you calm down. Please come back when you can afford to make a purchase. Your kids are starving. Carl's Jr. Believes no child should go hungry. You are an unfit mother. Your children will be placed in the custody of Carl's Jr. Carl's Jr. 'Fuck you. I'm eating.'"
8th Feb '18 1:05:45 PM RadiatedRonin
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** The diagnosis machine at "St. God's Memorial Hospital"
-->'''Chipper machine voice''': "You have Hepatitis! Aw, is someone not feeling well? Your illness is very important to us!"
8th Feb '18 1:01:19 PM RadiatedRonin
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--> ''Woman bangs kiosk on the screen''

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--> ''Woman -->''Woman bangs kiosk on the screen''



''Woman hits machine again''

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''Woman -->''Woman hits machine again''



''Kiosk sprays woman in face with some kind of mist''

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''Kiosk -->''Kiosk sprays woman in face with some kind of mist''
8th Feb '18 1:00:43 PM RadiatedRonin
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-->'''Woman''': "Come on! My kids are starvin'." ''Bangs machine again''
-->'''Kiosk''': "I'm sorry you're having trouble." ''Sprays woman in face with some kind of mist'

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-->'''Woman''': "Come on! My kids are starvin'." ''Bangs "
''Woman hits
machine again''
-->'''Kiosk''': "I'm sorry you're having trouble." ''Sprays "
''Kiosk sprays
woman in face with some kind of mist'mist''
8th Feb '18 12:59:44 PM RadiatedRonin
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* AIIsACrapshoot: Subverted in that the machines are not exactly AI, but were meant to assist humanity to the point that they completely depend on them for things like food and energy. Examples include:
** A Carl's Jr. kiosk that takes a woman's money, does not dispense product, then gasses her with a soporific when she bangs on the screen demanding the food.
-->'''Kiosk''': "Enjoy your Extra Big-Ass Fries."
-->'''Woman''': "You didn't gimme no fries, I got an empty box."
-->'''Kiosk''': "Would you like another Extra Big-Ass Fries?"
-->'''Woman''': "I said I didn't get any."
-->'''Kiosk''': "Thank you. Your account has been charged. Your balance is zero."
-->'''Woman''': "What? Oh, no. No!"
-->'''Kiosk''': "Please come back when you can afford to make a purchase."
--> ''Woman bangs kiosk on the screen''
-->'''Kiosk''': "I'm sorry you're having trouble."
-->'''Woman''': "Come on! My kids are starvin'." ''Bangs machine again''
-->'''Kiosk''': "I'm sorry you're having trouble." ''Sprays woman in face with some kind of mist'
-->'''Kiosk''': "This should help you calm down. Please come back when you can afford to make a purchase. Your kids are starving. Carl's Jr. Believes no child should go hungry. You are an unfit mother. Your children will be placed in the custody of Carl's Jr. Carl's Jr. 'Fuck you. I'm eating.'"
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