History Heartwarming / AnIdiotAbroad

29th Jan '18 8:35:11 PM memetron
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* In Series 2, Ricky calls Karl to angrily ask him why, in his physical, they didn't let him check his prostate. He concernedly goes on about all the men who die in the UK every year from prostate cancer, and many subsequent calls touch on this topic, trying to convince Karl to get checked. Ricky and Steve finally badger him into it in the last episode of Season 2, Ricky giving the reason that he's his "best mate" and he genuinely wants to make sure that he's healthy with a quick (though on Karl's part, squicky) test.

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* In Series 2, Ricky calls Karl in Alaska to angrily ask him why, in his physical, they didn't let him check his prostate. He concernedly goes on about all the men who die in the UK every year from prostate cancer, and many subsequent calls touch on this topic, trying to convince Karl to get checked. Ricky and Steve finally badger him into it in the last episode of Season 2, Ricky giving the reason that he's his "best mate" and he genuinely wants to make sure that he's healthy with a quick (though on Karl's part, squicky) test.
29th Jan '18 8:34:52 PM memetron
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* In season 3 Karl and Warwick Davis had a genuine heart to heart moment when Warwick was having difficulties climbing the stairs of Mount Emei and after their moment Warwick pushes through and reaches the top of the mountain. Just seeing how the usually pessimistic and grumpy Karl having a YouAreBetterThanYouThinkYouAre talk with Warwick just warms the heart even though they still snipe each other and argue.
* In Season 2, Ricky calls Karl to angrily ask him why, in his physical, they didn't let him check his prostate. He concernedly goes on about all the men who die in the UK every year from prostate cancer, and many subsequent calls touch on this topic, trying to convince Karl to get checked. Ricky and Steve finally badger him into it in the last episode of Season 2, Ricky giving the reason that he's his "best mate" and he genuinely wants to make sure that he's healthy with a quick (though on Karl's part, squicky) test.
* In season 2 when Karl is in Japan, he experiences the Japanese tea ceremony. Although he makes a little joke at first, he ends up liking it because it turns the drinking of tea into an event, and he is able to connect with the other participants over their love of tea, even though many of them couldn't speak English.

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* In season 3 Series 3, Karl and Warwick Davis had a genuine heart to heart moment when Warwick was having difficulties climbing the stairs of Mount Emei and after their moment Warwick pushes through and reaches the top of the mountain. Just seeing how the usually pessimistic and grumpy Karl having a YouAreBetterThanYouThinkYouAre talk with Warwick just warms the heart heart, even though they still snipe each other and argue.
* In Season Series 2, Ricky calls Karl to angrily ask him why, in his physical, they didn't let him check his prostate. He concernedly goes on about all the men who die in the UK every year from prostate cancer, and many subsequent calls touch on this topic, trying to convince Karl to get checked. Ricky and Steve finally badger him into it in the last episode of Season 2, Ricky giving the reason that he's his "best mate" and he genuinely wants to make sure that he's healthy with a quick (though on Karl's part, squicky) test.
* In season Series 2 when Karl is in Japan, he experiences the Japanese tea ceremony. Although he makes a little joke at first, he ends up liking it because it turns the drinking of tea into an event, and he is able to connect with the other participants over their love of tea, even though many of them couldn't speak English.
29th Jan '18 8:34:16 PM memetron
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* In Season 2, Ricky calls Karl to angrily ask him why, in his physical, they didn't let him check his prostate. He concernedly goes on about all the men who die in the UK every year from prostate cancer, and many subsequent calls touch on this topic, trying to convince Karl to get checked. Ricky and Steve finally badger him into it in the last episode of Season 2, Ricky giving the reason that he's his "best mate" and he genuinely wants to make sure that he's healthy with a quick (though on Karl's part, squicky) test.
29th Jan '18 8:30:39 PM memetron
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* After meeting the transgender women in Bangkok, Karl muses about how he'd react if he found out Suzanne was 'actually a bloke' and concludes perhaps he wouldn't mind. [[FridgeBrilliance Think about that for a moment]], Karl is so fond of his girlfriend he wouldn't mind if she turned out to be a man. Awwww... (still, Karl being Karl he would expect her/him to pull her/his weight a bit more and carry heavy shopping with him).

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* After meeting the transgender women in Bangkok, Karl muses about how he'd react if he found out Suzanne was 'actually a bloke' and concludes perhaps he wouldn't mind. [[FridgeBrilliance Think about that for a moment]], Karl moment]]. Karl, a man who can barely understand other cultures and identities, to the point where he couldn't believe that an Amish community didn't know who James Bond is, is so fond of his girlfriend he wouldn't mind if she turned out to be a man. Awwww... (still, (Still, Karl being Karl Karl, he says would expect her/him her to pull her/his her weight a bit more and carry heavy shopping with him).
29th Jan '18 8:29:08 PM memetron
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* After meeting the transgenders in Bangkok, Karl muses about how he'd react if he found out Suzanne was 'actually a bloke' and concludes perhaps he wouldn't mind. [[FridgeBrilliance Think about that for a moment]], Karl is so fond of his girlfriend he wouldn't mind if she turned out to be a man. Awwww... (still, Karl being Karl he would expect her/him to pull her/his weight a bit more and carry heavy shopping with him).

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* After meeting the transgenders transgender women in Bangkok, Karl muses about how he'd react if he found out Suzanne was 'actually a bloke' and concludes perhaps he wouldn't mind. [[FridgeBrilliance Think about that for a moment]], Karl is so fond of his girlfriend he wouldn't mind if she turned out to be a man. Awwww... (still, Karl being Karl he would expect her/him to pull her/his weight a bit more and carry heavy shopping with him).
16th Mar '17 11:24:35 PM kensu
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* In season 3 Karl and Warwick Davis had a genuine heart to heart moment when Warwick was having difficulties climbing the stairs of Mount Emei and after their moment Warwick pushes through and reaches the top of the mountain. Just seeing how the usually pessimistic and grumpy Karl having a YouAreBetterThanYouThinkYouAre talk with Warwick just warms the heart even though they still snipe each other and argue.

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* In season 3 Karl and Warwick Davis had a genuine heart to heart moment when Warwick was having difficulties climbing the stairs of Mount Emei and after their moment Warwick pushes through and reaches the top of the mountain. Just seeing how the usually pessimistic and grumpy Karl having a YouAreBetterThanYouThinkYouAre talk with Warwick just warms the heart even though they still snipe each other and argue.argue.
* In season 2 when Karl is in Japan, he experiences the Japanese tea ceremony. Although he makes a little joke at first, he ends up liking it because it turns the drinking of tea into an event, and he is able to connect with the other participants over their love of tea, even though many of them couldn't speak English.
22nd Oct '16 11:02:10 AM Buck
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* After meeting the transgenders in Bangkok, Karl muses about how he'd react if he found out Suzanne was 'actually a bloke' and concludes perhaps he wouldn't mind. [[FridgeBrilliance Think about that for a moment]], Karl is so fond of his girlfriend he wouldn't mind if she turned out to be a man. Awwww... (still, Karl being Karl he would expect her/him to pull her/his weight a bit more and carry heavy shopping with him).

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* After meeting the transgenders in Bangkok, Karl muses about how he'd react if he found out Suzanne was 'actually a bloke' and concludes perhaps he wouldn't mind. [[FridgeBrilliance Think about that for a moment]], Karl is so fond of his girlfriend he wouldn't mind if she turned out to be a man. Awwww... (still, Karl being Karl he would expect her/him to pull her/his weight a bit more and carry heavy shopping with him).him).
* In season 3 Karl and Warwick Davis had a genuine heart to heart moment when Warwick was having difficulties climbing the stairs of Mount Emei and after their moment Warwick pushes through and reaches the top of the mountain. Just seeing how the usually pessimistic and grumpy Karl having a YouAreBetterThanYouThinkYouAre talk with Warwick just warms the heart even though they still snipe each other and argue.
1st Mar '16 6:39:41 PM NeonParrot
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* After meeting the transgenders in Bangkok, Karl muses about how he'd react if he found out Suzanne was 'actually a bloke' and concludes perhaps he wouldn't mind. [[FridgeBrilliance Thought about for a moment]] that could mean he's so fond of his girlfriend, he wouldn't mind if she turned out to be a man. Awwww... (still, Karl being Karl he would expect her/him to pull her/his weight a bit more and carry heavy shopping with him).

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* After meeting the transgenders in Bangkok, Karl muses about how he'd react if he found out Suzanne was 'actually a bloke' and concludes perhaps he wouldn't mind. [[FridgeBrilliance Thought Think about that for a moment]] that could mean he's moment]], Karl is so fond of his girlfriend, girlfriend he wouldn't mind if she turned out to be a man. Awwww... (still, Karl being Karl he would expect her/him to pull her/his weight a bit more and carry heavy shopping with him).
28th Sep '15 5:08:20 PM BanjoTCat
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* After meeting the transgenders in Bangkok, Karl muses about how he'd react if he found out Suzanne was 'actually a bloke' and concludes perhaps he wouldn't mind. [[FridgeBrilliance Thought about for a moment]] that could mean he's so fond of his girlfriend, he wouldn't mind if she turned out to be a man. Awwww... (still, Karl being Karl he would expect her/him to pull her/his weight a bit more and carry heavy shopping with him).
* In series three, Karl and Warwick climb the steps to a mountain temple in China. Being a dwarf, Warwick has trouble physically making the climb and contemplates giving up, quietly crying at one point. Karl sees Warwick having difficulty and while at first is his usual, loopy self, he gives Warwick a pep talk and comes to better understand Warwick. This gives Warwick the courage to complete the climb.

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* After meeting the transgenders in Bangkok, Karl muses about how he'd react if he found out Suzanne was 'actually a bloke' and concludes perhaps he wouldn't mind. [[FridgeBrilliance Thought about for a moment]] that could mean he's so fond of his girlfriend, he wouldn't mind if she turned out to be a man. Awwww... (still, Karl being Karl he would expect her/him to pull her/his weight a bit more and carry heavy shopping with him).
* In series three, Karl and Warwick climb the steps to a mountain temple in China. Being a dwarf, Warwick has trouble physically making the climb and contemplates giving up, quietly crying at one point. Karl sees Warwick having difficulty and while at first is his usual, loopy self, he gives Warwick a pep talk and comes to better understand Warwick. This gives Warwick the courage to complete the climb.
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28th Sep '15 5:07:46 PM BanjoTCat
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* After meeting the transgenders in Bangkok, Karl muses about how he'd react if he found out Suzanne was 'actually a bloke' and concludes perhaps he wouldn't mind. [[FridgeBrilliance Thought about for a moment]] that could mean he's so fond of his girlfriend, he wouldn't mind if she turned out to be a man. Awwww... (still, Karl being Karl he would expect her/him to pull her/his weight a bit more and carry heavy shopping with him).

to:

* After meeting the transgenders in Bangkok, Karl muses about how he'd react if he found out Suzanne was 'actually a bloke' and concludes perhaps he wouldn't mind. [[FridgeBrilliance Thought about for a moment]] that could mean he's so fond of his girlfriend, he wouldn't mind if she turned out to be a man. Awwww... (still, Karl being Karl he would expect her/him to pull her/his weight a bit more and carry heavy shopping with him).him).
* In series three, Karl and Warwick climb the steps to a mountain temple in China. Being a dwarf, Warwick has trouble physically making the climb and contemplates giving up, quietly crying at one point. Karl sees Warwick having difficulty and while at first is his usual, loopy self, he gives Warwick a pep talk and comes to better understand Warwick. This gives Warwick the courage to complete the climb.
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